"The Routledge Handbook of Elite Sport Performance is the first book to examine a broad span of performance and support issues in contemporary elite sport; including coaching, sports science and medicine, leadership and management, operating in differentsocieties, living in the system as a performer, and future developments in the domain.
"Athletes participating at all levels of endurance performance can relate to the impact of psychological factors. Whether it be exercise-induced pain, self-belief, anxiety, sticking to a pacing strategy, or focusing on internal or external influences, there are a vast number of issues which can affect endurance.
Sports in African History, Politics, and Identity Formation explores how sports can render a key to unlocking complex social, political, economic, and gendered relations across Africa and the Diaspora.
Larsen, Carsten Hvid (Institute of Sport Science and Clinical Biomechanics at the University of Southern Denmark) & Henriksen, Kristoffer (Institute of Sport Science and Clinical Biomechanics at the University of Southern Denmark.) & Hansen, Jakob