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Training for health, strength, speed, and agility.

For the instruction of amateurs and others.

by John P. Thornton

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Published by Excelsior publishing house in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physical education and training

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilmed for preservation

    StatementBy John P. Thornton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV711 .T51
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p.
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6958206M
    LC Control Number05024074
    OCLC/WorldCa10285743

    Strength Training and Conditioning. Fitness for Life Online Store. Shape America Resources. Stretching, Flexibility, and Recovery Speed, Agility, and Quickness. Grid view List view. Soccer Speed. Book Table of Contents Author & Editor Excerpts Reviews Book The world’s most popular sport is also one of the $ USD. Jump Rope.   Top Benefits of Agility Training for Athletes VertiMax Agility is our body’s ability to be fast and nimble while we move, change direction, and change the positioning of our body - while our body is actively in motion.

    From the NSCA, National Strength and Conditioning Association comes this resource packed with more than drills to help in the development of agility and quickness training programs. Applicable to almost every sport, Developing Agility and Quickness focuses on improving athletes’ fleetness of foot, change-of-direction speed, and reaction time. This is an excerpt from Developing Agility and Quickness-2nd Edition by NSCA -National Strength & Conditioning Association & Jay Dawes.. Soccer is one of the most challenging sports for which to design an agility and quickness program because it consists of .

    This is an excerpt from Complete Conditioning for Lacrosse by Thomas Howley. Speed and Agility. The sheer excitement generated for lacrosse can be traced to one primary element: speed! Sudden changes of possession, skillful offensive maneuvering, and defensive teamwork that can lock down and frustrate an offense all require the application of some element of speed and agility. Provides comprehensive and practical discussion of the application of speed and agility to an athlete's training program. Learn from two of the industry's most renowned experts how to implement a research-based speed and agility training regimen, utilizing cutting-edge techniques and programming.


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Thornton. “ Training for Speed, Agility, and Quickness is one of the books that I use frequently when designing training programs for my athletes.” Allen Hedrick, MA, CSCS, RSCC, FNSCA-- Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, Colorado State University at Pueblo, Author of Dumbbell Training/5(47).

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2 Developing Agility and Quickness Linear sprinting is a physical skill that most people have performed since their second year of life with some level of proficiency For decades, many coaches believed that linear speed was mostly related to genetics and could not be significantly improved by training.

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You are just a few clicks away from full access to an online video library containing 64 of the most dynamic drills found in the book. Training for health, strength, speed, and agility. For the instruction of amateurs and others.

The annual soccer strength program 71 3 Speed & agility conditioning 73 How to increase your speed 74 Make speed & agility training soccer-specific 75 SAQ conditioning 76 Sample soccer speed drills 77 Sample agility & quickness drills Speed development and enhancement is a careful balance and combination of strength training, sport training, skill training, and speed and agility training.

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Offers sport-specific high school and collegiate speed and agility training programs. Furthermore, you will see 3 articles related to agility, such as valid ways to measure change of direction and agility, cognitive training to enhance agility performance, and a training model for the prevention and rehabilitation of anterior cruciate ligament injury.

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All athletes can benefit from improved balance, quicker feet, and a faster reaction time, and this is exactly what. Speed, Agility, and Quickness Grid view List view Sort by Featured Best Selling Alphabetically, A-Z Alphabetically, Z-A Price, low to high Price, high to low Date, new to old Date, old to new.

Agility Work. Most people hear "agility training" and think it's just for professional athletes. That couldn't be further from the truth. Agility work is a fun way to shake up your workout.

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