ACSM ranked sport-specific training at number eight among the top 20 worldwide fitness trends for 2010. Not surprisingly, a number of medically integrated fitness facilities are providing a variety of sport-specific training programs, with various degrees of success. A Comprehensive Approach to Student-Athlete Training and Development provides an overview of the student-athlete development model that is currently being used successfully within two healthcare systems. This innovative prototype for training student-athletes was developed as a possible replacement for current approaches to conditioning grade school and high school male and female student-athletes.
Among the topics covered:
• What got us here in the first place?
• So what's all the hype about?
• The recipe for a successful program
• Diagnostic profile
• Strength and conditioning
• Putting it all together