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Stress, Recovery and Performance

Fabio Comana
Fabio Comana
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We all speak of it and experience it, but what is stress? It is defined as a non-specific response by the body to any demand (stressor) that overcomes, or threatens to overcome, the body’s ability to maintain homeostasis (that state of equilibrium of the ...
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Off Ice Training for Hockey Goalies

Michael Yaremko 0
Minimize Injury Potential – Maximize Performance! When someone says that you have potential, they are really saying, “You could be great, but you aren’t right now.” Athletes typically don’t ever want to hear these words, especially goalies, but it is an ...
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Injury Prevention for Ice Hockey: Keeping your team on the ice and in the game.

Michael Yaremko 0
Avoiding non-contact injuries with corrective exercise can help keep your hockey team on the ice and in the game.
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The Value of VO2 – Health Measure or Performance Marker?

Fabio Comana
Fabio Comana
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The Nordic combined, a combination of cross-country skiing and jumping was one of the original five sports at the first-ever Winter Olympics held in France in 1924. To this day, endurance sports like the biathlon, cross country skiing and the Nordic ...
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Learn the secret to safely and effectively unlock athletic potential with the PES

National Academy of Sports Medicine
National Academy of Sports Medicine
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Working with a client to increase their athletic performance is a rewarding experience. The reality is that anyone can benefit from performance training and there are many different types of athletes. An athlete can be a competitive player looking to ...
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Get Fast: This SAQ workout will help clients fast-forward to the next level!

National Academy of Sports Medicine
National Academy of Sports Medicine
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Every client can benefit from improved agility and quickness, whether they are a grandmother chasing after her young grandchildren, an obstacle-course enthusiast, or an aspiring triathlete. “SAQ develops necessary adaptations for everyone,” says Ian ...
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The Scientific Rationale for Incorporating Olympic Weightlifting to Enhance Sports Performance

Brian Sutton
Brian Sutton
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Olympic lifts and their variations have long been used as a strengthening technique to enhance sports performance.
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Winterize Clients for Cold-Weather Sports

Tony Ambler-Wright 0
January and February are good times to check in with clients and find out if they identify more with Mr. Heat Miser or Mr. Snow Miser. Those who “never want to know a day that’s over 40 degrees” may be spending their spare time conquering moguls, slicing ...
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Give your athletes the competitive edge with the NASM-PES

National Academy of Sports Medicine
National Academy of Sports Medicine
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The NASM Performance Enhancement Specialization (NASM-PES) was developed to teach fitness professionals how to elevate an athlete’s training to achieve noticeable results while also decreasing the chance for injury. When working with athletes, the most ...
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Research in Review: SMR or Static Stretching for the ROM Win with Overhead Athletes?

Kyle Stull
Kyle Stull
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Does using self-myofascial release (SMR), static stretching, or a combination of both, improve range of motion (ROM) for overhead athletes? See what the results were for these softball players.
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