Second edition of BTEC National Sport Book 1 to match Edexcel's new specification which will apply from September 2007. * Covers the curriculum in manageable chunks that clearly link to the new specification headings, so students can be confident they have covered all the underpinning theory they need. * Includes the core units for the Development, Coaching and Fitness, and Performance and Excellence pathways. * Full-colour format offers accessible support with annotated diagrams, straightforward explanations and realistic activities.
Table of Contents
Body in action; Health and safety in sport; Training and fitness for sport; Technical and tactical skills in sport; Psychology for sports performance; Sports nutrition; The athletes' lifestyle; Fitness testing for sport and exercise; Principles of sports coaching; Sports development.