NBA Power ConditioningBook - 1997
Put more power, strength, and quickness into your game! Now you can, with expert training information from 10 top NBA strength and conditioning coaches-the same people who get Penny Hardaway, Mitch Richmond, Gary Payton and many other all-stars into great shape.Together, these coaches present 122 exercises and drills designed specifically to improve basketball performance. Whether your goal is to increase your vertical jump, speed, endurance, or strength for shooting or rebounding, you`ll find it all, and more, in > NBA Power Conditioning> .Part I focuses on Power Preparation-including stretching, nutrition, and conditioning. Part II leaps into strength training, and Part III branches into plyometric, speed, and agility training. Part IV presents the Basketball Conditioning Power Rating System-consisting of eight tests, and the Complete Power Conditioning Program so you can periodically check and monitor your progress.Players can follow the individual exercises themselves, or coaches can use the book to design a team conditioning program for in- or off-season work. The authors explain the exercises in detail, and provide 215 illustrations to make the program crystal clear.> NBA Power Conditioning> will show you how to work out like the pros and help you play at the highest level possible.
Publisher: Champaign IL : Human Kinetics, c1997
Characteristics: ix, 205 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Alternative Title: National Basketball Association power conditioning