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Human Kinetics (Organization)

Works: 207 works in 378 publications in 1 language and 15,978 library holdings
Genres: Rules  Periodicals  Case studies  Instructional films  Textbooks  Filmed lectures  Abstracts  Methods (Music) 
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Most widely held works by Human Kinetics (Organization)
The sports rules book by Human Kinetics (Organization)( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 3,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the fundamental rules and procedures for fifty-four sports, with definitions of basic terms, equipment regulations, and officiating signals
Archery fundamentals by Douglas Engh( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a comprehensive instruction manual that teaches the essentials of archery and provides information on equipment and accessories, recurve and compound bows, and entering and competing in tournaments
Soccer fundamentals by Danny Mielke( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides photo-illustrated instructions for the basic skills of soccer, including dribbling, passing, trapping, goalkeeping, performing dead ball kicks, and several others
Active youth : ideas for implementing CDC physical activity promotion guidelines by Patricia Sammann( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This essential reference provides you with real-life examples of how the "Guidelines for School and Community Programs to Promote Lifelong Physical Activity Among Young People," developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), can be implemented in a wide variety of settings, from schools to hospitals to YMCAs. It also gives you an easy-to-understand summary of these guidelines." "The information is presented as 10 broad recommendations for schools and community programs, each followed by a more detailed description." "To bring the recommendations to life, the book includes 20 examples of effective programs that address the CDC's guidelines. You'll learn how each program began, how it was developed, how roadblocks were overcome, and how successes were achieved. Cross-references to the guidelines help you determine which recommendations are being followed in each program."--Jacket
Softball fundamentals by Rick Noren( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn to execute each of the game's key skills properly through the concise instruction and accompanying photos presented for each technique. More than 48 gamelike drills."--Back cover
Physical education methods for classroom teachers by Human Kinetics (Organization)( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, k, e, p, i, t
Racquetball fundamentals by Jim Winterton( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Racquetball Fundamentals will have you playing and competing while you master the basics of the game." "You'll learn shot techniques for the forehand, backhand, serve, return of serve, passing shot, side-wall shot, and kill shot. You will also become more competitive with instruction on shot selection, court positioning, and footwork. Soon you'll be winning your share of matches as you employ those techniques with the tactics taught for both singles and doubles play." "More than 75 drills and games will speed your learning and improve your performance. You'll also gain a greater understanding of the game's rules, scoring, etiquette, and safety."--Jacket
Golf fundamentals by Denise St. Pierre( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents illustrated instructions for learning to play golf, looking at golf equipment, and covering putting, chipping, shots and swings, course management, scoring and tournaments, and on-course games
Introduction to recreation and leisure( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2019 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to Recreation and Leisure, Third Edition, grounds students in the historical, philosophical, and social aspects of the industry. Students learn from the perspectives of 50 leading professors, professionals, and emerging scholars from around the globe, including the United States, Canada, Brazil, and China. These experts introduce recreation and leisure foundational concepts, delivery systems, and programming services
Archery fundamentals by Teresa Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Archery is one of the hottest sports out there, and there's no better introduction to the sport than Archery Fundamentals, Second Edition. Inside are all of the essentials you need to succeed and get on target. Instructions and photographs guide you through every step of the process of becoming an archer, from stringing your bow to learning basic shooting technique. You'll also find insider tips for choosing, adjusting, and maintaining archery equipment as well as recommendations to improve your accuracy. You'll discover how to correct errors and fine-tune your approach. And, if you want to compete, you'll appreciate the how-tos for taking part in archery tournaments."--Page 4 of cover
Journal of clinical sport psychology( )

in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical exercise physiology( )

in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International journal of sports physiology and performance : IJSPP( )

in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research in sports physiology and related disciplines that has direct practical application in enhancing sports performance
Core assessment and training by Jason Brumitt( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Core health prevents injuries, improves athletic performance and helps rehabilitation. Whether you are a personal trainer, strength coach or rehabilitation professional, this book covers various aspects of core training, from basic to advanced core exercises, stretches and plyometrics
PE4life : developing and promoting quality physical education by PE4life( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developing and promoting quality physical education is part inspiration, part tool kit, and part textbook. A wealth of examples of assessments, lesson plans, curricula, and more to use as advocacy tools. Plenty of ready-to-use worksheets, handouts, reproducibles, and key links
High-powered plyometrics by James C Radcliffe( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to progressively complex intermediate and advanced activities to improve strength, power, and speed
Inclusive recreation : programs and services for diverse populations( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is important for sport and fitness professionals to be prepared to provide for everyone. In this title students will learn to provide programmes and services not only to individuals with disabilities but also to people of both sexes and all ages, cultures, ethnicities, races and religions
Dynamic tennis warm-ups( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get your muscles ready quickly and correctly for tennis training and competition using a dynamic warm-up
Health and wellness for life( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chap. 1: Introduction to Health and Wellness. Chap. 2: Principles of Physical Fitness. Chap. 3: Nutrition Basics. Chap. 4: Weight Management. Chap. 5: Mental Health. Chap. 6: Managing Stress. Chap. 7: Intimate Relationships and Sexuality. Chap. 8: Reproductive Choices. Chap. 9: Pregnancy and Childbirth. Chap. 10: Infectious Diseases and Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Chap. 11: Chronic Diseases. Chap. 12: First Aid and Injury Prevention. Chap. 13: Consumer Health and Alternative Medicine. Chap. 14: Environmental Health. Chap. 15: Substance Use and Abuse. Chap. 16: Healthy Aging. Chap. 17: Wellness Throughout Life
Strength-ball training by Lorne Goldenberg( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Power Conditioning With the Strength Ball with Peter Twist presents 12 exercises and includes the use of a medicine ball, stability ball, and box in a ready-to-use program to build muscle, improve balance, enhance agility, and maximize performance. This high-definition video lets you see the exercises in action, and shows you how to put together a top-notch workout
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Racquetball fundamentals
Archery fundamentalsSoccer fundamentalsActive youth : ideas for implementing CDC physical activity promotion guidelinesSoftball fundamentalsPhysical education methods for classroom teachersRacquetball fundamentalsGolf fundamentalsIntroduction to recreation and leisure
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