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Human Kinetics Publishers

Overview
Works: 355 works in 519 publications in 1 language and 6,675 library holdings
Genres: Instructional films  Nonfiction films  Sports films  Periodicals  Instructional television programs  Short films 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: GV711.5, 613.711
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Most widely held works about Human Kinetics Publishers
 
Most widely held works by Human Kinetics Publishers
Marathon & beyond( )

in English and held by 263 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
Flexibility for sports performance by Ann Frederick( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 222 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
Advanced strength training( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 195 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
Strength for sports performance by Ann Frederick( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 195 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"--Container
Speed for sports performance by Ann Frederick( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 194 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
Power for sports performance by Tim Bishop( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 177 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
Weight training by University of Edinburgh( Visual )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 169 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
Flexibility for sport and fitness( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Athletes and active people often ignore flexibility in their workouts. Flexibility for Sport and Fitness shows you how to assess and increase your flexibility so you'll look, feel, and perform better, no matter what your sport and fitness goals. First the video explains the physiology of stretching. Then you'll learn 13 simple tests to check your own range of motion for all major joints. Finally, you'll learn the HK Stretch Routine for each major muscle group - 14 stretches proven to increase and maintain maximum flexibility. - VHS summary
YMCA healthy back video( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 147 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
Sport taping basics by David H Perrin( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 142 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
Multicultural folk dance treasure chest by C Lane( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 135 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
Jumping into plyometrics by Donald A Chu( Visual )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 117 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
Dan Gable's wrestling essentials DVD( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master essential wrestling techniques with instruction from Dan Gable, one of the sport's all-time greatest athletes and coaches
Attack the all-court player by Paul Annacone( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 109 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
Sigi Schmid's defensive soccer tactics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 107 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
Beat the baseliner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 104 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 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Master baseball fundamentals with better technique and better practices."--Container. This DVD provides instruction from top college coaches
Teaching children dance video( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 100 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
Neutralize the net-rusher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 92 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
Power for sport and fitness( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a power-training program to help develop, enhance, and harness power needed to excel in a sport. Includes resistance training exercises, plyometric exercises, and sprint trainiing
 
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Flexibility for sports performance
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Advanced strength trainingStrength for sports performanceSpeed for sports performancePower for sports performanceFlexibility for sport and fitnessYMCA healthy back videoSport taping basicsMulticultural folk dance treasure chest
Alternative Names

controlled identityHuman Kinetics (Organization)

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Human Kinetics

Human Kinetics Books.

Human Kinetics Books, a division of Human Kinetics Publishers.

Human Kinetics Publishers.

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