The long awaited new edition of Swimming updates the highly
successful first edition edited by Costill, Maglishco and
Richardson which was published in the early 1990s. The Second
Edition contains less material on how to swim and more on the
physics of swimming. It contains information on the latest methods
of analyzing swim performances.
It presents current sports science knowledge specifically
relevant to coaching swimmers at club, county or national level.
Covering characteristics of swimming including important concepts
in propulsion, functional anatomy, physiology, biochemistry,
biomechanics and psychology.
The "Handbooks of Sports Medicine and Science" present basic
clinical and scientific information in a clear style and format as
related to specific sports events drawn from the Olympic Summer and
Winter Games. Each Handbook is written by a small team of
authorities co-ordinated by an editor who has international respect
and visibility in the particular sport activity. Their charge is to
present material for medical doctors who work with athletes, team
coaches who have academic preparation in basic science, physical
therapists and other allied health personnel, and knowledgeable
athletes. Each volume represents up-to-date information on the
basic biology of the sport, conditioning techniques, nutrition, and
the medical aspects of injury prevention, treatment, and
Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate?
Let us know about it.
Does this product have an incorrect or missing image?
Send us a new image.
Is this product missing categories?
Add more categories.
Review This Product
No reviews yet - be the first to create one!