Developing Sport Expertise, 2nd Edition

Book description

The development of an athlete from basic performance to elite level is a long and complicated process. This fully revised and updated new edition of the leading introduction to expertise in sport examines the fundamental science of skill acquisition and explores the methods by which science can be applied in the real-world context of sport performance. With insights from leading coaches in each chapter, and new material on topics such as instruction and observation and expert visual perception Developing Sport Expertise is invaluable reading for all researchers and students in the areas of expertise, skill acquisition, motor control and development, sport psychology or coaching.

Product information

  • Title: Developing Sport Expertise, 2nd Edition
  • Author(s): Damian Farrow, Joe Baker, Clare MacMahon
  • Release date: June 2013
  • Publisher(s): Routledge
  • ISBN: 9781136317835