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Thompson, Walter R.

Training and Coaching the Paralympic Athlete

Thompson, Walter R. - Training and Coaching the Paralympic Athlete, ebook

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Part of the esteemed IOC Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science series, this new volume on Training and Coaching the Paralympic Athlete will be athlete-centred with each chapter written for the practical use of medical doctors and allied health personnel. The chapters also consider the role of medical science in the athlete’s sporting career and summarize current international scientific Paralympic literature.
  • Provides a concise, authoritative overview of the science, medicine and psycho-social aspects of training and coaching disabled and Paralympic athletes
  • Offers guidance on medical aspects unique to the training and coaching of Paralympic athletes
  • Endorsed by both the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC)
  • Written and edited by global thought leaders in sports medicine

Keywords:

Training and Coaching the Paralympic Athlete, Professor Yves C. Vanlandewijck, Professor Walter R. Thompson, IOC, IPC, International Olympic Committee, International Paralympic Committee, Paralympic movement,   Paralympic sports science, biomechanics, physiology, psychology, athletes with disabilities, impairment, Wheelchair Rugby, Swimming, Nordic Skiing

, Sports Medicine
Editor
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Olympic Handbook Of Sports Medicine
Page amount
256 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119045106
Printed ISBN
9781119044338

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