NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training

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Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781782910
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Medical

Developed by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), this book is designed to help people prepare for the NASM Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) Certification exam or learn the basic principles of personal training using NASM's Optimum Performance Training (OPT) model. The OPT model presents NASM's protocols for building stabilization, strength, and power. More than 600 full-color illustrations and photographs demonstrate concepts and techniques. Exercise color coding maps each exercise movement to a specific phase on the OPT model. Exercise boxes demonstrate core exercises and detail the necessary preparation and movement. Other features include research notes, memory joggers, safety tips, and review questions.

NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training

Author: Micheal Clark
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 160831281X
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Medical

Since 1987, the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) has been a global leader in providing evidence-based certifications and advanced credentials to health and fitness professionals. NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training, Fourth Edition, continues to lead the way by providing the most comprehensive resource for aspiring personal trainers and other health and fitness professionals. Based on NASM's proprietary Optimum Performance Training (OPT(tm)) model, you will learn a systematic approach to program design with exercise program guidelines and variables; protocols for building stabilization, strength, and power programs; guidance on how to build a clientele through professional development; and more! By following the techniques in this book, you will gain the information, insight, and inspiration you need to change the world as a health and fitness professional. This text is a recommended resource for the NASM Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) certification. The NASM CPT certification is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).

NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training

Author: National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
Publisher:
ISBN: 1284040011
Release Date: 2013-05-29
Genre:

This text is a recommended resource for the NASM Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) certification. The NASM CPT certification is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).Since 1987, the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) has been a global leader in providing evidence-based certifications and advanced credentials to health and fitness professionals. NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training, Fourth Edition Revised, continues to lead the way by providing the most comprehensive resource for aspiring personal trainers and other health and fitness professionals.Based on NASM's proprietary Optimum Performance Training(tm) (OPT(tm)) model, you will learn a systematic approach to program design with exercise program guidelines and variables; protocols for building stabilization, strength, and power programs; guidance on how to build a clientele through professional development; and more! By following the techniques in this book, you will gain the information, insight, and inspiration you need to change the world as a health and fitness professional.Key Features:* Two new chapters: Exercise Metabolism and Bioenergetics and Introduction to Exercise Modalities.* Definitions of Key Terms in the margins, with key terms bolded within the text.* Stretch Your Knowledge boxes emphasize key concepts and findings from current research.* Memory Joggers call out core concepts and program design instructions.* Exercise sections discuss the purpose and procedures of various techniques that can be used with clients. Technique and Safety Tips are also provided.* Summaries that wrap up each chapter to remind you of pertinent material.* Appendices provide 100 additional exercises; OPT workout programs; one repetition maximum conversion charts; and muscle origins, insertions, and functions.* Extensive full-color art and photographs illustrate numerous exercise techniques and anatomy and physiology.

NASM Essentials of Corrective Exercise Training

Author: Micheal Clark
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781768023
Release Date: 2010-09-21
Genre: Medical

NASM Essentials of Corrective Exercise Training introduces the health and fitness professional to NASM's proprietary Corrective Exercise Continuum, a system of training that uses corrective exercise strategies to help improve muscle imbalances and movement efficiency to decrease the risk of injury. This textbook includes several new chapters that were not included in NASM's previous corrective exercise materials, including the rationale for corrective exercise training, assessments of health risk, static postural assessments, range of motion assessments, and strength assessments (manual muscle testing) as well as corrective exercise strategies for the cervical spine, elbow, and wrist. There are more than 100 corrective exercise techniques in the categories of self-myofascial release, static stretching, neuromuscular stretching, isolated strength training, positional isometrics, and integrated dynamic movements included in the text. These, along with corrective exercise strategies for common movement impairments seen in each segment of the body, make this text the premier resource for learning and applying NASM's systematic approach to corrective exercise training.

Fitness Trainer Essentials for the Personal Trainer with Student Resource Access 12 Months

Author: Tony Attridge
Publisher: Cengage AU
ISBN: 9780170356176
Release Date: 2015-10-12
Genre: Personal trainers

Beat your personal best by working the core to becoming a Fitness Trainer This Australian internationally recognised text has been designed to assist students undertaking the SIS40210 Certificate IV in Fitness qualification, studying to become personal or fitness trainers. The text contains all the core units and elective units to support a range of fitness specialisations. Fitness Trainer Essentials 3e teaches the basics of fitness and nutrition principles, covers more on functional testing and nutritional assessment and guidelines. With a shift to full colour throughout and an abundance of new and improved images, charts and diagrams, this new edition is the most comprehensive text reflecting current industry standards and practices. Fitness Trainer Essentials 3e assumes that the reader has acquired the Certificate III in Fitness qualification. Therefore the topics covered in the text by Marchese have not been repeated in this text. Additional review questions are also available to retouch on key points from a Certificate III perspective.

Pilates Anatomie

Author: Rael Isacowitz
Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 9783767910669
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Presents a visual perspective on correct alignment, posture, and movements. It offers an inside look at your workout by providing a customisable approach and combining full-color anatomical illustrations with step-by-step instructions for the most effective mat exercises ; aim: to build a stronger, more articulate body.

Integrative Healing

Author: Z Altug
Publisher: Cedar Fort, Inc.
ISBN: 9781462128990
Release Date: 2018-05-08
Genre: Health & Fitness


Fit ohne Ger te

Author: Joshua Clark
Publisher: Riva Verlag
ISBN: 9783864131523
Release Date: 2011-07-14
Genre: Health & Fitness

Seit Jahren bereitet Mark Lauren Elitesoldaten physisch auf ihren Einsatz bei Special Operations vor. Dabei hat er ein einfaches und extrem effizientes Trainingskonzept entwickelt, das ganz ohne Hilfsmittel auskommt und nur das eigene Körpergewicht als Widerstand nutzt. Die Übungen sind auch auf kleinstem Raum durchführbar und erfordern ein Minimum an Zeit: Viermal pro Woche 30 Minuten trainieren genügt, um in Rekordzeit schlank, stark und topfit zu werden.Diese Fitnessformel ist auch für den modernen Arbeitsmenschen ideal, denn sie lässt sich in jeden Lebensplan integrieren. Ob zu Hause, in einem Hotelzimmer oder im Büro - das Training kann überall stattfinden. Vorbereitungszeit ist nicht nötig, denn man braucht ja keine Ausrüstung und auch die Anfahrt zum Fitnesscenter entfällt. Mit den 125 Übungen in diesem Buch trainiert jeder auf seinem eigenen Level, ob Anfänger oder Profi. Dazu gibt es Motivations- und Ernährungstipps vom Experten.

Foam Rolling

Author: Kyle Stull
Publisher: Riva Verlag
ISBN: 9783745300895
Release Date: 2018-05-14
Genre: Health & Fitness

Foam Rolling – ein echter Alleskönner für Muskeln und Gewebe Foam Rolling ist eine feste Komponente im Sport- und Therapiebereich. Das Ausrollen der Faszien auf Hartschaumrollen und -bällen stimuliert das Bindegewebe und den Lymphfluss, verbessert die Mobilität und die Flexibilität, unterstützt die Regeneration und reduziert Muskelkater. Nutzen auch Sie den wohltuenden Effekt des Foam Rolling – ob zur Muskelvorbereitung, Entspannung oder Behandlung von Beschwerden. Von wissenschaftlichen Forschungen unterstützt, zeigt Ihnen Faszientrainingsexperte Kyle Stull über 25 effektive Techniken der Selbstmassage. Mit Rolle, Stab und Ball können Sie alle Körperteile behandeln und so Ihre Beweglichkeit steigern, das Verletzungsrisiko reduzieren und die Erholung beschleunigen. Zusätzlich gibt Ihnen Kyle Stull zahlreiche Tipps rund um das Thema Faszien: zur Schmerzreduzierung und Genesung nach Verletzungen, zum Erlernen der richtigen Atmung, zum Aufwärmen sowie zur sorgsamen Behandlung von verhärteten Stellen. Dank Trainingsplänen sowohl für spezielle Problembereiche als auch für das gesamte Muskel- und Nervensystem können Sie gezielt ansetzen und sich von Kopf bis Fuß fit rollen.

Shut up and run

Author: Robin Arzón
Publisher: GRÄFE UND UNZER
ISBN: 9783833861642
Release Date: 2018-03-03
Genre: Sports & Recreation

»Get Off Your Ass & Go For A Run! « – Robin Arzón Egal ob asphaltierter Großstadtdschungel oder ausgetretene Pfade in wilder Natur: Dieses Buch treibt jeden nach draußen! Ausgestattet mit allem, was Einsteiger und erfahrene Läufer wissen müssen, ist es Ratgeber, Trainingsprogramm und inspirierendes Laufjournal zugleich. Das Rundumpaket enthält nicht nur Wochenpläne, praktische Tipps zu Ausrüstung und Zielsetzung, sondern auch animierende Playlists, Wissenswertes zu Wettkämpfen, Regenerationsphasen und vieles mehr. Nebenbei beschreibt die Autorin ihren Weg von der New Yorker Prozessanwältin hin zur Ultramarathon-Läuferin. Laufen ist für sie nicht nur Sport, sondern ein bunter, fabelhafter Lifestyle. Höchst motivierend und inspirierend pusht sie ihre Leser zu Bestleistungen, denn: Ein Lauf kann deinen Tag verändern, viele Läufe ändern dein Leben!

Die Talent L ge

Author: Daniel Coyle
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 3431037852
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Begabung - Ratgeber