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Faster, higher, stronger : how sports science is creating a new generation of superathletes--and what we can learn from them

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Reveals how a new generation of athletes, coaches, and scientists are changing understandings about the boundaries of human physical achievements, covering such topics as genetics, fatigue, and nutrition.

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Red Jacket Community Library 613.711 MCC (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781594631535 :
  • ISBN: 1594631530 :
  • Physical Description: xii, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Hudson Street Press, 2014.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-263) and index.
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Hacking the athlete -- Gold Medal genetics -- Eating to win -- The search for excellence -- The fast track to greatness -- Learning to be the best -- Tools of the trade -- What getting tired means -- Staying strong -- The numbers game -- Athlete's little helper -- The limits of performance.
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Reveals how a new generation of athletes, coaches, and scientists are changing understandings about the boundaries of human physical achievements, covering such topics as genetics, fatigue, and nutrition.
Subject: Sports sciences.
Athletes > Training of.


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