The science is in: Exercise isn’t the best way to lose weight
Why working out is great for health, but not for weight loss, explained in five minutes.
Exercise In A Bottle Could Become A Reality
Drugs that mimic the benefits of exercise could soon become a reality thanks to breakthrough research from the University of Sydney’s Charles Perkins Centre. Published in Cell Metabolism, the research...
Exercise physiology
Exercise physiology is the study of the acute responses and chronic adaptations to a wide range of physical exercise conditions. In addition, many exercise physiologists study the effect of exercise o...
Golf instruction
Golf instruction is the art of equipping and training golfers to play better golf through improved awareness of swing cause and effects as a result of the actions by their body, the club, and their ef...
Plas y Brenin
Plas y Brenin located in Conwy County Borough, Wales is the National Mountain Centre for the United Kingdom. The centre is situated in Dyffryn Mymbyr, the Mymbyr Valley, in Snowdonia and is less than ...
Gluconeogenesis
Gluconeogenesis (GNG) is a metabolic pathway that results in the generation of glucose from non-carbohydrate carbon substrates such as pyruvate, lactate, glycerol, and glucogenic amino acids. While pr...
Concentric hypertrophy
Concentric hypertrophy is a hypertrophic growth of a hollow organ without overall enlargement, in which the walls of the organ are thickened and its capacity or volume is diminished.Sarcomeres are add...
Coach (baseball)
In baseball, a number of coaches assist in the smooth functioning of a team. They are assistants to the manager, or head coach, who determines the lineup and decides how to substitute players during t...
Personal trainer
A personal trainer is a fitness professional involved in exercise prescription and instruction. They motivate clients by setting goals and providing feedback and accountability to clients. Trainers al...
Coach (ice hockey)
Coach in ice hockey is the person responsible for directing the team during games and practices, prepares strategy and decides which players will participate in games.The specific responsibilities of ...
St Helens RLFC Academy
The St Helens RLFC Academy has produced some of the finest youngsters, potential stars and internationals the world of rugby league has seen. Although initially, players were signed either from other...
Central governor
The central governor is a proposed process in the brain that regulates exercise in regard to a neurally calculated safe exertion by the body. In particular, physical activity is controlled so that it...
National Sports Centre Papendal
The National Sports Centre Papendal is the national sports development centre of the Netherlands, located in the Veluwe woods 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) from Arnhem.
The first event held at Papend...
Core (anatomy)
In anatomy, the core refers, in its most general of definitions, to the body minus the legs and arms. Functional movements are highly dependent on the core, and lack of core development can result in...
Bruce protocol
The Bruce protocol is a diagnostic test used in the evaluation of cardiac function, developed by Robert A. Bruce.
Before the development of the Bruce Protocol there was no safe, standardized proto...
Exercise-induced nausea
Exercise-induced nausea is a feeling of sickness or vomiting which can occur shortly after exercise has stopped as well as during exercise itself. It may be a symptom of either over-exertion during e...
JMG Academy
The JMG Academy is a sports organisation and training company established by French international football player Jean-Marc Guillou.
Guillou had established Académie de Sol Beni in Abidjan in 1994...
GolfTEC
Created by Joe Assell and Mike Clinton in 1995, GolfTEC is a United States golf instruction company, teaching more than 25% of golf lessons annually in the United States. GolfTEC has 172 locations acr...
Institute of Swimming
The Institute of Swimming is a swimming educational organisation based in Loughborough, Leicestershire.
It was known as the Institute of Swimming Teachers and Coaches (ISTC), and was based on Gran...
Player-coach
A player-coach (also playing coach, captain-coach, or player-manager) is a member of a sports team who simultaneously holds both playing and coaching duties. The term can be used to refer to both play...
Holme Pierrepont National Watersports Centre
Holme Pierrepont Country Park, home of The National Watersports Centre is located in the hamlet of Holme Pierrepont near Nottingham, England and on the River Trent. It is used for many different types...
Aerobic exercise
Aerobic exercise (also known as cardio) is physical exercise of low to high intensity that depends primarily on the aerobic energy-generating process. Aerobic literally means "relating to, involving, ...