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Katharine M. Nohr

Katharine M. Nohr, the author of Managing Risk in Sport and Recreation: The Essential Guide for Loss Prevention, is a principal for Nohr Sports Risk Management, LLC, providing career longevity and reputation risk management training to professional athletes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Managing Risk in Sport and Recreation : The Essential Guide for Loss Prevention

Human Kinetics, 2009

Ebook Chapter

...© Human KineticsVolleyball is one of the most interactive games going. It is a game of intuition, imagination, improvisation—but most of all, of reciprocity—of teamwork. There is no way to freelance in volleyball.Volleyball, whether played...

Sports for Athletes With Disabilities

Disability Sport

Human Kinetics, 2005

Ebook Chapter

...Gain knowledge and understanding of the competitive sport opportunities available within the prevailing major sport organizations and some of the events available for athletes with disabilitiesMajor Competitions for Disability Sport...

Net and Wall Games

Student-Designed Games : Strategies for Promoting Creativity, Cooperation, and Skill Development

Human Kinetics, 2010

Ebook Chapter

...Net and wall games are those where players take turns to send an object (usually a ball) back and forth over a net or to a wall. In games such as tennis and volleyball the players are separated by the net and occupy their own space, while...

Empowerment in Coaching

Lynn Kidman

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Walter E. Davis

Walter E. Davis, PhD, is an associate professor in the School of Exercise, Leisure, and Sport at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. Dr. Davis worked with Allen Burton in originating the Ecological Task Analysis theoretical and applied models, and he implemented the applied model in his teaching lab. He has extended the theoretical model from its focus on biological systems to a focus on social systems, and he has continued to expand on the empowerment aspect of the model in both teaching and writing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ecological Task Analysis and Movement

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook Chapter

...Coaching is a dynamic process that involves interactions for the purpose of enhancing athlete performance. Among the many reciprocally related elements that coaches need to consider in a sporting environment, the most important...

Etiology of Musculoskeletal Disorders and Injuries

James Watkins

James Watkins, PhD, is a professor of biomechanics in the School of Human Sciences and director of the Sport and Exercise Science Research Centre at the Swansea University in Wales. Watkins spent over 20 years in Glasgow, Scotland, as a lecturer and researcher, and he served as the head of the department of physical education, sport and outdoor education at Jordanhill College and later at the University of Strathclyde, both in Glasgow. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Structure and Function of the Musculoskeletal System

Human Kinetics, 2010

Ebook Chapter

...Musculoskeletal disorders and injuries are the most common cause of chronic disability throughout the world and affect most people at some time in their lives. The underlying cause of many musculoskeletal disorders is excessive overload...

Volleyball

Doris L. Watson

Doris L. Watson, PhD, is an associate professor in the department of educational psychology and higher education at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. In addition to her teaching responsibilities, Watson serves as assistant chair and graduate coordinator. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Brian D. Clocksin

Brian D. Clocksin, PhD, is chairman of the department of movement and sports science and associate professor of movement and sports science at the University of La Verne in La Verne, California. Clocksin previously taught at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, as an associate professor in the department of physical education and sport science, where he taught courses in physical education methods, adapted physical education, adventure education, and motor behavior. In addition to his teaching duties, Clocksin served as the graduate coordinator for the department of physical education and sport sciences. He also ran Moving and Shaking with Hofstra (MASH), an after-school physical activity program for fourth- through fifth-grade students that used the TPSR model. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Using Physical Activity and Sport to Teach Personal and Social Responsibility

Human Kinetics, 2013

Ebook Chapter

...Volleyball: Steps to Success by Bonnie Kenny and Cindy Gregory (2006) is the primary source for this chapter. We have found the books in the Steps to Success series, including this one on volleyball, particularly helpful to our teaching...

Manipulative Skills

Christine J. Hopple

Christine J. Hopple, MS, has taught elementary physical education for eight years in Florida and Virginia. She has also taught physical education teacher preparation courses at Ithaca College for five years. Hopple authored Teaching for Outcomes in Elementary Physical Education: A Guide for Curriculum and Assessment, and she coauthored the first edition of NASPE's Developmentally Appropriate Physical Education Practices for Children. Hopple, currently at work on her PhD, has presented on assessment and other topics at numerous state and national conferences and has worked with numerous teachers and school districts across the country on this subject. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Elementary Physical Education Teaching & Assessment : A Practical Guide

Human Kinetics, 2005

Ebook Chapter

...By the end of elementary school, students should be able todesign and play a small-group game that incorporates the skills of dribbling with the hands, passing, and shooting to keep a ball away from defenders and move it toward a goal area;...

Middle School Activities

Luis Columna

Luis Columna, PhD, is an associate professor at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. Armed with three degrees in adapted physical education and physical education, Columna is intent on helping teachers work better with diverse learners. He has taught in private and public schools in Texas and Puerto Rico and has taught higher education since 2006. Along with his coauthor, he has conducted several workshops and written several articles related to overcoming language barriers. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Lauren J. Lieberman

Lauren J. Lieberman, PhD, is a professor at the College at Brockport in Brockport, New York. She has taught higher education since 1995 and taught in Perkins School for the Blind since 2010. She is fluent in sign language, using sign as her language in earning her PhD. She infuses sign language throughout her courses. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Promoting Language Through Physical Education : Using Sign Language and Spanish to Engage Everyone

Human Kinetics, 2011

Ebook Chapter

...The activities in this section focus on basic sport and movement concepts. Children at this age must work on the foundation of sport and movement skills. These dynamic games and activities involve movement skills as well as word concepts...

Prioritizing Food and Fluids Before, During, and After Events

D. Enette Larson-Meyer

D. Enette Larson-Meyer, PhD, RD, CSSD, FACSM, is a professor at the University of Wyoming and is a well-respected researcher in the area of sports and exercise metabolism. Her research centers on how nutrition influences the health and performance of active individuals at all stages of the life cycle and at all levels of performance—from the casual exerciser to the elite athlete. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Matt Ruscigno

Matt Ruscigno, MPH, RD, is a leading expert in plant-based nutrition and has followed a vegan diet for more than 20 years. He has a nutritional science degree from Pennsylvania State University, a public health nutrition master’s degree from Loma Linda University, and certification as a registered dietitian. He is a coauthor of the No Meat Athlete book with Matt Frazier and Appetite for Reduction with Isa Moskowitz and is lead author of Cacao, Superfoods for Life. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Plant-Based Sports Nutrition : Expert Fueling Strategies for Training, Recovery, and Performance

Human Kinetics, 2020

Ebook Chapter

...About a year after our twins were born, my husband and I decided to run a marathon to help us get back into shape. The trouble was, we had a lot less time than we had been used to. But as it goes with athletes, we somehow managed to keep...

Applying Students’ Skills and Knowledge to Net and Wall Games

Lesson Planning for Middle School Physical Education : Meeting the National Standards & Grade-Level Outcomes

Human Kinetics, 2017

Ebook Chapter

...For most students, striking is the last fundamental motor skill to mature (SHAPE America, 2014, p. 85). Students need multiple opportunities to practice with different-sized implements (hands, short- and long-handled implements) as well...