Water Exercise

Author: Layne, Melissa
Editor: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 1450498140
Size: 12,45 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 384

Water Exercise delivers 15 programs for fitness, rehabilitation, and management of chronic conditions. There are exercises for warm-up and flexibility and exercises for those who want beginner, intermediate, or advanced workouts. Water Exercise also covers common injuries and conditions with exercises for the ankle, knee, hip, spine, shoulder, and elbow.

Water Exercise

Author: Martha White
Editor: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9780873227261
Size: 11,94 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 931

Describes and illustrates a series of water exercises ranging from beginning to advanced levels, and outlines programs that concentrate on specific areas of the body

Aquatic Fitness Professional Manual

Author: Aquatic Exercise Association
Editor: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 1492586315
Size: 19,49 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 295

Aquatic fitness is not just for older adults or those with physical limitations. Water exercise is a proven fitness activity that is challenging and fun for all age groups and abilities. It offers reduced-impact options for group exercise, small-group fitness, and personal training. As the primary preparation resource for the certification exam of the Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA), Aquatic Fitness Professional Manual, Seventh Edition, is the most comprehensive resource to help you design and lead effective exercise sessions in the pool. With contributions from 17 industry experts, you will learn how to energize your teaching with techniques and programs based on many popular fitness formats, such as kickboxing, yoga, body sculpting, Pilates, walking and jogging, circuits, intervals, and sport-specific training. You'll also find updated research on shallow- and deep-water exercise, as well as new and revised content on the following: • Specialty equipment such as bikes, treadmills, and gym stations intended for the aquatic environment • The latest interval training techniques, including HIIT and Tabata • Water safety guidelines • Aquatics recommendations from organizations such as the Arthritis Foundation and the National Osteoporosis Foundation • Nutrition and weight management guidance that reflects the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans • Business and legal insights on compliance with insurance, music licensing, and the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) In addition, the Aquatic Fitness Professional Manual covers basic exercise science concepts, including exercise anatomy and physiology. The text reviews injuries, emergencies, and working with special populations. For those preparing for the AEA Aquatic Fitness Professional Certification exam, you'll find a detailed glossary and index, along with review questions at the conclusion of each chapter, to help you study. Nowhere else will you find the fitness applications and comprehensive programming you need in one convenient resource. The Aquatic Fitness Professional Manual contains essential foundational information on the components of physical fitness, group fitness teaching techniques, and the AEA Standards and Guidelines. Expand your teaching and career opportunities by cultivating the critical skills for leading safe, enjoyable, and effective aquatic exercise programs.

Aquatic Exercise

Author: Irene Lewis-McCormick
ISBN: 9781890720063
Size: 17,71 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 211

Aquatic Exercise For Rehabilitation And Training

Author: Lori Thein Brody
Editor: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 073607130X
Size: 12,42 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 296

"Aquatic Exercise for Rehabilitation and Training "shows professionals how to design aquatic rehabilitation and exercise programs for various groups and individuals across the life span.

Water Aerobics For Fitness And Wellness

Author: Terry-Ann Spitzer Gibson
Editor: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285225686
Size: 12,80 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 258

Cengage Learning Activity Series From aerobics and yoga -- to bowling, tennis, weight training, and more -- Cengage Learning offers a complete line of activities texts to meet your teaching needs. Written for individuals of all skill levels and backgrounds, the Cengage Learning Activity Series goes beyond the mere fundamentals, showing students how to improve, excel, and simply get more enjoyment from their favorite physical activities. Offering the latest information for obtaining and maintaining wellness, WATER AEROBICS FOR FITNESS AND WELLNESS, Fourth Edition, provides students with guidelines, exercises, and examples to develop a water aerobic program. The text includes unique chapters on fitness assessment, nutrition, and weight management as well as hundreds of illustrations to promote a healthy fitness and wellness program. The use of this text in your course will provide an excellent resource guide to all participants. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.


Author: Joseph A. Krasevec
Editor: Human Kinetics Publishers
Size: 14,42 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 640

HydroRobics will help anyone improve flexibility, muscular strength and endurance, and cardiovascular conditioning while minimising muscle soreness and stress injuries. The book also includes: 50 different exercises for all parts of the body; sample HydroRobics workouts; tips on weight Reduction.

Aquatic Exercise For Pregnancy

Author: Susan Baines
Editor: M&K Update Ltd
ISBN: 1907830421
Size: 15,29 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 185

Aimed at midwives and health and fitness professionals, this practical, illustrated resource book covers every aspect of one of the most beneficial forms of exercise for pregnant mothers. Aquanatal exercise combines the therapeutic properties of warm water with suitably chosen music, to create a unique method of exercising. Unlike dry land exercise, which tends to work specific parts of the body, aquanatal exercise gently works the whole body.Written by two specialist coaches for the Register of Exercise Professionals (UK), who have developed the UKOCOs first level3 Pregnancy Aquatics, Nutrition and Health module at the University of Salford, this book is the culmination of over ten yearsOCO passionate interest and work in the field of aquanatal exercise.Contents include: Water generally OCo aquanatal specifically The anatomy of movement and the main muscles OCo Pool safety OCo risk assessment and management OCo Getting the best out of your classes OCo Aquanatal choreography OCo Practical tips for more fun and interesting classes OCo Contraindicated aquanatal exercises OCo The pelvic floor and aquanatal exercise OCo Ethical considerations OCo Public health, physical activity and aquanatal exercise OCo quanatal exercise and parent education Nutrition during pregnancy and for physical exercise OCo The law and aquanatal exercise OCo Voice care for the aquanatal exercise coach OCo Marketing within the NHS OCo Sample screening and risk assessment forms OCo Sample sessions plans and client information sheets"

The Complete Guide To Aqua Exercise For Pregnancy And Postnatal Health

Author: Sarah Bolitho
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408192764
Size: 13,90 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 583

This is the essential guide for any fitness professional working with pregnant clients. Exercise in water classes are extremely popular with pregnant women, but there are obvious health and safety considerations. The authors take you through the underpinning knowledge, and outline the many benefits of water based exercise for pregnant clients. Includes: - how to motivate and support clients - practical skills to teach a successful and useful pool session - putting together an effective session - the safety considerations when working with pregnant women in a pool environment - learn about screening, contraindications and pool safety - working safely with clients with additional health concerns such as obesity/overweight or diabetes