Stackpole Books The Self Coached Climber - The Guide to Movement Training Performance

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Filled with pragmatic activities, worksheets and illustrations, here is the perfect program for advancing your performance.


Self Coached Climber- The Guide to Movement, Training, Performance by Dan Hague and Douglas Hunter provdes climbers of all ability levels with guidelines for honing their skills through a customized improvement plan. Their methods are based on balance, force, time, and space and how to apply those principals to achieve efficient results. DVD included.

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In full color with 52 practical training exercises designed to advance technique. Detailed anatomical illustrations explain climbing physiology. Includes an 85-minute DVD that shows concepts in action.A dynamic package of training material from a pair of expert coaches, The Self-Coached Climber offers comprehensive instruction, from the basics of gripping holds to specific guidelines for developing a customized improvement plan. Hague and Hunter base their methods on the four fundamental components of all human movement--balance, force, time, and space--and explain how to apply these principles to achieve efficient results. The DVD presents live demonstrations of training exercises and features an original documentary of a 5.14a/b redpoint attempt by Adam Stack and Chris Lindner.About the Authors:Dan Hague founded Sportrock Climbing Centers in the Washington, D.C., area. He has been climbing for over thirty years and teaching climbing for twelve. Douglas Hunter has been climbing for twenty-five years and coaching climbers for fifteen. He is a professional filmmaker in southern California.Binding - PaperPages - 228Publisher - Stackpole BooksYear - 2006ISBN - 9780811733397

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