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Human Kinetics Publishers

Overview
Works: 296 works in 403 publications in 1 language and 7,216 library holdings
Genres: Instructional films  Nonfiction films  Periodicals  Sports films 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: GV711.5, 796.07
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Most widely held works about Human Kinetics Publishers
 
Most widely held works by Human Kinetics Publishers
Dan Gable's wrestling essentials by Dan Gable( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master essential wrestling techniques with instruction from Dan Gable, one of the sport's all-time greatest athletes and coaches. The Standing position DVD features everything from numerous leg tackles to well-executed whipovers. Gable takes you through a complete range of maneuvers, including snaps, headlocks, pummeling, go-behinds, ducks, drags, ankle picks, dumps, and a host of other effective techniques
Flexibility for sports performance by Ann Frederick( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps athletes identify areas of improvement and establish a baseline for his/her flexibility regimen. Demonstrates the best science-based exercise techniques to avoid injury and optimize muscle function on the court, field, course, track, mat, or in the water
Marathon & beyond( )

in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides advice on running or preparing to run marathons & ultradistances. M&B includes easy-to-apply, cutting-edge scientific information, insightful examinations of the personal side of longer distance running, profiles of major marathons, etc
Weight training : steps to success( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows everything needed to start a personal weight training program. Demonstrates 19 strength-building exercises that work all major muscle groups
Speed for sports performance by John M Cissik( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Increase your acceleration, maximum speed, and endurance! Speed for Sports Performance provides the tools to build a program for your specific needs, sports, and goals. Through a series of self-assessments, you will identify areas of improvement and establish a baseline for training regimens. Then, improve such key areas as reaction time, technique, stride, mobility and first-step explosiveness with variable, resisted, and assisted speed training exercises. And if recovering from injury, alternative training methods are included to aid in rehabilitation and help prevent future injuries."--Container
Strength for sports performance by Allen Hedrick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bring your strongest effort to the field, court, or mat. Strength for Sports Performance provides the tools to build a program for your needs, your sport, and your goals. Through a series of self-assessments, you will identify areas of improvement and establish a baseline for your training regimen. Then, incorporate functional strength exercises designed for the movement patterns, muscle contractions, and energy demands of a variety of sports. In addition learn to include nonstandard equipment exercises, using items such as chains and tires, to complement your standard program with variable and dynamic resistance training."--Container
Flexibility for sport and fitness( Visual )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video explains the physiology of stretching, various tests to check your range of motion for each major muscle group
Power for sports performance by Tim Bishop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a series of self-assessments, one will identify areas of improvement and establish a baseline for a training regimen. Then learn the exercises that are best for enhancing power in sport-specific movements starting with base-building exercises for developing basic strength and postural control, and advancing to a complex power program that combines resistance training and plyometrics
YMCA healthy back video( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates correct techniques for all of the floor exercises included in the YMCA Healthy back book. This video shows proper form for each exercise and how to conduct exercises with a group. Also covers incorrect stretching techniques, first aid measures, and healthy back positions while standing, sitting, sleeping, driving, and lifting
Jumping into plyometrics by Donald A Chu( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates 21 plyometric exercises designed to improve athletes' speed, quickness, upper body strength, and jumping ability while giving them greater coordination, body control, and balance
Advanced strength training( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"You'll see how to perform techniques such as breakdowns, slow reps, partials, preexhaustion, negatives, and negative accentuated reps. And because individuals who use high-intensity training are especially prone to overtraining, the video discusses common symptoms of the phenomenon and explains how to remedy the problem."--Container
Sport taping basics by David H Perrin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a simple, straightforward tutorial on using tape to help prevent injuries and to rehabilitate injured athletes. David H. Perrin, author of Athletic Taping and Bracing, demonstrates, step-by-step, 22 taping procedures for the upper and lower body. He will also show how to properly tear, remove and cut tape
Dan Gable's wrestling essentials DVD( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master essential wrestling techniques with instruction from Dan Gable, one of the sport's all-time greatest athletes and coaches
Teaching children dance video( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three condensed lessons that provide real-world examples of effectively teaching dance to children. Lessons, geared toward either primary or intermediate levels, include the balloon dance, the shag dance, and the clouds in the sky dance
Attack the all-court player( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most well-rounded opponents can take charge of points and hit winners from anywhere on the court. While it may seem like these players have no weaknesses, this video can show you how to recognize their patterns and capitalize on the opportunities you create. See key strategies for the all-court game, shotmaking and tactics to keep them off balance, and drills and games to reinforce these skills in practice
Beat the baseliner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseliners have a variety of weapons to dictate play and hit winners from both wings. The video can show you how to recognize and overcome these strengths for both the consistent and the aggressive baseliner. See key strategic situations in the baseline game, shotmaking and tactics to keep them off balance, and drills and games to reinforce these skills in practice
Baseball skills & drills( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Master baseball fundamentals with better technique and better practices."--Container. This DVD provides instruction from top college coaches
Multicultural folk dance treasure chest by C Lane( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christy Lane, one of America's most popular and respected dance educators, shares the excitement and adventure of authentic dances from around the world
Sigi Schmid's defensive soccer tactics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Sigi Schmid's Defensive Soccer Tactics, one of the sport's top coaches reveals the key defensive concepts that all winning teams must have to stop an attack, win possession, and begin the counterattack."--Container
Neutralize the net-rusher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The player who can charge the net and dictate play with crisp volleys is one of the most formidable and intimidating opponents you can face. This video can show you strategic situations used by strong net players, shotmaking and tactics to keep them off balance, and drills and games to reinforce these skills in practice
 
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Flexibility for sports performance
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Flexibility for sports performanceSpeed for sports performanceStrength for sports performanceFlexibility for sport and fitnessPower for sports performanceYMCA healthy back videoAdvanced strength trainingSport taping basics