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A Search for Deliberate Practice

Expert Performance in Sports : Advances in Research on Sport Expertise

Human Kinetics, 2003

Ebook Chapter

...Janice M. DeakinStephen CobleyA critical question in the study of expert performance is how much of the performer’s skill is the product of learning. Discussion over the relative contributions of talent and practice to the development...

Fitness Activities

Sheri R. Colberg

Sheri R. Colberg, PhD, FACSM, is an author, exercise physiologist, lecturer, consultant, and professor emerita of exercise science (Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia). In 2016, she was the recipient of the American Diabetes Association's Outstanding Educator in Diabetes award. A respected researcher and lecturer, she has authored more than 400 articles on exercise, diabetes, and health; 28 book chapters; and over a dozen books, including Diabetes-Free Kids, The 7 Step Diabetes Fitness Plan, Diabetic Athlete's Handbook, The Diabetes Breakthrough, and Diabetes & Keeping Fit for Dummies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Athlete's Guide to Diabetes

Human Kinetics, 2020

Ebook Chapter

...Being physically fit is the way to go—both for better health and to live long and well with diabetes. Whether you participate in aerobic dance classes, learn martial arts, pump up with weights, or push your limits on the conditioning...

Assessing Sport Performance

Krista Austin

Krista Austin, PhD, CSCS, is an exercise physiologist, nutritionist, and NSCA-certified strength and conditioning specialist. She is also a research associate with the International Center for East African Running Studies. Austin was a performance nutritionist with the English Institute of Sport, where she provided services to 18 Olympic sports and the England cricket team. Most recently she served as a physiologist with the United States Olympic Committee. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bob Seebohar

Bob Seebohar, MS, RD, CSSD, CSCS, is a board-certified specialist in sport dietetics and owner of Fuel4mance, a leading nutrition consulting firm serving amateur and elite athletes. Seebohar is the former director of sport nutrition for the University of Florida and most recently served as a sport dietitian for the U.S. Olympic Committee. In 2008, Seebohar traveled to the Summer Olympic Games in Beijing as a sport dietitian for the U.S. Olympic team and as the personal sport dietitian for the Olympic triathlon team. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Performance Nutrition : Applying the Science of Nutrient Timing

Human Kinetics, 2011

Ebook Chapter

...To design the most effective nutrition program, you must identify the goals and objectives of the training cycle. This is best done by first performing a needs analysis of the sport or athlete. Coaches and athletes frequently use...