Complete Guide to Strength Training Methods, The
- flexibility, and
- cardiovascular capacity.
Each method is presented on a single page that highlights the technique’s advantages and disadvantages, effects on different aspects of fitness, and trainer tips. The page also has a prescription table that includes intensity or load, reps, and sets. This practical approach provides you with everything you need to incorporate the method into your program immediately.
Throughout, you will find programming tips to help you create your own training plan to fit your individual needs. The eight sample programs provided can be followed as is or used as a blueprint for personalized programs.
Whether you are a fitness enthusiast working out at home, a serious gym goer, an athlete, or a strength or fitness professional, The Complete Guide to Strength Training Methods is the comprehensive yet practical resource you need to keep your workouts fresh, challenging, and on point to reach your goals.
AudienceStrength training and fitness enthusiasts, athletes, and the personal trainers, performance coaches, and other professionals working with those populations.
Training Technique Descriptions
Chapter 1. Cardiovascular Training
Chapter 2. Concentric Training: Maximum Strength
Chapter 3. Concentric Training: Hypertrophy
Chapter 4. Isometric Training
Chapter 5. Eccentric Training
Chapter 6. Power Training
Chapter 7. Power Endurance Training
Chapter 8. Endurance Training
Chapter 9. Flexibility Training
Chapter 10. Training Program Examples
1. Determining Needs
2. Sprinting Warm-Up
3. Aerobic Treadmill Test
4. MAP Training
5. Predicted Absolute Maximum Based on Number of Repetitions
6. Wilks Coefficient
7. Prilepin Chart
8. Dropset Cluster Chart
9. Classification of Training Techniques Based on Experience
10. Training Technique Template
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