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Muscle Blood Flow and Metabolism

Phillip F. Gardiner

Phillip F. Gardiner (born 1952) is an Australian former lightweight rower. He was an eight-time Australian national champion and won two bronze medals at World Rowing Championships. He made ten appearances for Australia at World Rowing Championships over the seventeen-year period from 1977 to 1994. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Advanced Neuromuscular Exercise Physiology : Advanced Exercise Physiology Series

Human Kinetics, 2011

Ebook

...Cardiovascular dynamics involved in blood flow regulation and muscle metabolic changes with exercise are among the topics that are covered most completely in introductory undergraduate texts on exercise physiology. I assume that these basic...

Participation in Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation in America

Human Kinetics, 2006

Ebook

...Who is the land? We are.A substantial majority of Americans participate in some form of natural resource–based outdoor recreation. Roper-Starch (2000) reported that, in 2000, 78% participated at least once per month in natural...

Using Technology and Monitoring to Enhance Performance

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

...In the earlier days of diabetes treatment, before blood glucose meters existed, physicians often advised their patients who were using insulin not to engage in any physical activity. Without a doubt, being active can increase your risk...

Environmental Stewardship

Outdoor Program Administration : Principles and Practices

Human Kinetics, 2012

Ebook

...Outdoor recreation professionals have long recognized their dependence on natural settings. These locations—rivers, lakes, seashores, forests, deserts, mountain ranges, and wildlands—offer an interaction with elements of nature and allow...

Biomechanics of Resistance Training

Michael H. Stone

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Michael H. Stone, PhD, is currently the director of the exercise and sports science laboratory in the department of kinesiology, leisure, and sport sciences at East Tennessee State University. Prior to this, Dr. Stone was the head of sport physiology for the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and the chair of sport at Edinburgh University in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is also an adjunct professor at Edinburgh University; Edith Cowan University in Perth, Australia; and Louisiana State University in Shreveport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Meg Stone

Meg Stone, MS, is the director of the Sports Performance Enhancement Consortium and assistant track coach at East Tennessee State University. Stone holds the NCAA collegiate records in shot and discus and was a two-time Olympian in the discus for Great Britain. She also won a gold medal in the 1982 Commonwealth Games. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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William A. Sands

William A. Sands, PhD, is head of sport biomechanics and engineering for the United States Olympic Committee. He has served as senior sport physiologist at the Lake Placid Olympic Training Center as well as the physiologist for USA Track and Field and USA Diving. He has coached Olympic and world championship gymnasts and served as chair for the United States Elite Coaches Association for Women’s Gymnastics. Dr. Sands is on the board of directors for the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports and is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Principles and Practice of Resistance Training

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook

...Biological mechanics (biomechanics) deals with the application of physical laws to biological motion. In humans, biomechanics concerns the interaction of the skeletal and neuromuscular systems in creating movement (Harman 1994a, 1994b...

Endurance

Heidi Skolnik

Heidi Skolnik, MS, CDN, FACSM, is the president of Nutrition Conditioning, Inc., a nutrition consulting practice. She has master’s degrees in exercise science and human nutrition. She is also a New York State certified nutritionist, a fellow with the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), and a certified ACSM health fitness instructor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Andrea Chernus

Andrea Chernus, MS, RD, CDE, is a registered dietitian and New York State certified dietitian and nutritionist. She holds a master’s degree in nutrition and exercise physiology from Columbia University in New York. She maintains a full-time private practice on the upper west side in New York City, where she sees many athletes and performers. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Nutrient Timing for Peak Performance

Human Kinetics, 2015

Ebook

...Endurance athletes participate in distance running, cycling, distance swimming, rowing, race walking, cross-country skiing, triathlon, or any other continuous aerobic activity. Following the NTP is crucial when training on a daily basis...

Access and Permitting for Use of Public Lands

Outdoor Program Administration : Principles and Practices

Human Kinetics, 2012

Ebook

...Colleges, universities, community programs, military programs, and other not-for-profit outdoor recreation and education programs across the country have a long history of offering high- quality and safe educational experiences on public...

Budgeting and Financial Operations of Outdoor Programs

Tim J. Moore

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Geoff Harrison

Geoff Harrison, MS, has been working in the field of health and recreation for over 20 years and has been fostering student and staff development at Boise State University since 1998. Geoff serves as the associate director of education and recreation at Boise State University, where he oversees multiple programs and service areas, department partnerships, and initiatives. He also serves as an adjunct faculty member for the department of kinesiology. Prior to his work at Boise State, Geoff worked in the fields of publishing, event promotion, and domestic and international adventure travel. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Outdoor Program Administration : Principles and Practices

Human Kinetics, 2012

Ebook

...Outdoor program administrators are responsible for using sound fiscal management practices. Because many outdoor programs are nested within larger organizations, it is critical that each program’s administrators ensure that business plans...

Rental Operations

Outdoor Program Administration : Principles and Practices

Human Kinetics, 2012

Ebook

...Unlike a trip program, which uses a variety of locations for the delivery of services, a rental operation is conducted from a physical brick and mortar location. Rental operations are generally the central location for all of a program...

Legal Considerations in Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Program Administration : Principles and Practices

Human Kinetics, 2012

Ebook

...In this chapter we address the law and basic legal issues that affect outdoor recreation programs. Understanding the fundamental legal principles that most often influence outdoor programmers will assist leaders in analyzing and mitigating...