Cheerleading (Science Behind Sports) by Heather E. Schwartz PDF

By Heather E. Schwartz

ISBN-10: 1420508180

ISBN-13: 9781420508185

Books during this sequence discover the clinical ideas in the back of essentially the most renowned staff and person activities; simple actual technological know-how innovations are defined in an interesting and obtainable manner.; Lucent’s new name, technology at the back of activities: Cheerleading, specializes in the biomechanical and actual rules at the back of the chants and stunts of sideline and aggressive cheerleading. writer Heather Schwartz discusses the similarities among dance and cheerleading and the actual and mental demanding situations confronted through cheerleaders. additionally addressed is the serious debate over even if cheerleading could be categorised as an athletic game or job, and the way this designation may perhaps impact athletes and athletic programs.; each one quantity within the sequence specializes in one game and opens with a short examine the featured sport’s origins, historical past and adjustments to principles, gear, or recommendations. next chapters conceal the biomechanics and body structure of enjoying, similar healthiness and clinical issues, and the explanations and remedy of sports-related accidents. The full-color textual content is augmented through truth packing containers, sidebars, photographs, and exact diagrams, charts and graphs. furthermore, a subject-specific thesaurus, bibliography and index supply additional instruments for getting to know the activities and ideas mentioned during the volume.

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