Track and Field Coaching Manual: Coaching Techniques and Guidelines Formulated by the Athletics Congress' Olympic Development Committee

Title

Track and Field Coaching Manual: Coaching Techniques and Guidelines Formulated by the Athletics Congress' Olympic Development Committee

Authors

Vern Gambetta

Files

Description

Basic exercise physiology / Phil Henson -- Basic biomechanics / Tom Ecker -- Flexibility for track and field / Bob Lawson -- Strength Development Paul Ward & Vern Gambetta -- The use of talent predictive factors in the selection of track and field athletes / Ken Foreman -- Planning a training program / Vern Gambetta -- Planning and administering a home track meet / Bob Covey -- Fundamental mechanics of running and hurdling / Fred Wilt -- Sprinting: techniques and fundamentals / Brooks Johnson -- 400 meter hurdles / Ken Gibson and Vern Gambetta -- Relays / Mel Rosen and Jim Bush -- General principles for middle, steeplechase and long distance runners / Roy Griak -- Fundamentals mechanics of throwing / Tom Ecker -- The shot put / Phil Delavan, Tom Pagani, and Tom Tellez -- The discus / Paul Ward -- The Javelin throw / Ken Shannon, C. Harmon Brown and Janis Donins -- The hammer throw / Stewart Togher -- Fundamental mechanics of jumping / Jim Hay -- The long jump / Bob Teel -- The triple jump / Steve Simmons and Dean Hayes -- The flop high jump / Don Chu and Sue Humphrey -- The straddle high jump / Frank Costello -- Pole vaulting / Guy Kochel -- Multi-events: the decathlon-heptathlon / Sam Adams and Vern Gambetta -- Racewalking / Bob Kitchen.

ISBN

9780918438737

Publication Date

1981

Publisher

Leisure Press