Endurance in Sport Hardback
Edited by Roy Shephard, Per-Olof Astrand
Part of the The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series
Endurance in Sport is a comprehensive and authoritative work on all aspects of this major component of sports science.
The book also embraces medical and sport--specific issues of particular relevance to those interested in endurance performance.
The scientific basis and mechanisms of endurance -- physiological, psychological, genetic and environmental -- are all considered in depth.
Measurement of endurance is extensively reviewed as is preparation and training for physical activities requiring endurance.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 1008 pages, 242 illustrations
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Publication Date: 07/09/2000
- Category: Health psychology
- ISBN: 9780632053483