TITLE

Engineering the perfect athlete

AUTHOR(S)
Toufexis, Anastasia; Blackman, Ann
PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
Time;8/3/1992, Vol. 140 Issue 5, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates how high technology has invaded the world of athletic training, where sports science has introduced a growing army of specialists (physiologists, psychologists, nutritionists and biomechanists), resistance training (workouts wit h weights), and anaerobic training. Physical therapy; Maintaining a career by never getting out of training; Better performances from older athletes; US sports centers; Comments from trainers. INSET: Gearing up..
ACCESSION #
9208032428

 

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