Strength Training

Written by a team of experts chosen by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), Strength Training combines the most valuable information with the best instruction for proven results: Increasing metabolic rate to burn more calories more efficiently Improving bone density to help combat osteoporosis Increasing muscle mass as well as strength, power, and endurance Preventing injuries Improving balance, flexibility, mobility, and stability Reducing back and arthritic pain Decreasing cholesterol and blood pressure to lessen the risk of coronary disease The NSCA is the worldwide authority in the field of strength and conditioning, serving 33,000 members from the sport science, athletic, allied health, and fitness industries.
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Subjects: training strength load organization load intensity load volume load frequency repetition method nutrition security age weightlifting sparetime sports
Notations: training science strength and speed sports
Editors: L. E. Brown
Published: Champaign Human Kinetics 2007
Pages: 360
Document types: book
Language: English
Level: intermediate