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    Stay current on the latest trends in the sport and exercise sciences, sports, physical education, and fitness from Human Kinetics, the world’s information leader in physical activity. HK Now is the place for news and excerpts from leading experts who will help you apply it in your daily life or work.

    Human Kinetics publishes books, journals, online courses, video products, and software for fitness enthusiasts and professionals, sport participants and coaches, sport and exercise scientists, physical educators, and many others involved with some area of physical activity.

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    The partners HK has published with include notable associations like the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE), Babe Ruth Baseball and Softball, and The Cooper Institute.

    The continuous feed of updated content ensures that you’ll always be able to find a tip or example that’s useful in one of the 13 category areas:
    • Fitness
    • Strength and conditioning
    • Nutrition
    • Health
    • Physical education
    • Recreation
    • Dance
    • Sports
    • Coaching
    • Exercise science
    • Social sciences
    • Rehab and therapy
    • Sport management

    Available for FREE, the HK Now app is sure to help you, your clients, your students, or your athletes be more successful and lead a healthier life.

    About the Author

    Human Kinetics is the premier information provider in the physical activity field. Founded in 1974 by Rainer Martens, a leading sport psychologist and a member of the National Association for Sport and Physical Education Hall of Fame, Human Kinetics has grown from a single release to hundreds of new products each year, including books, videos, software applications, and online education products. With over 250 employees globally, including offices in the UK, Canada, and Australia, and a mission to produce innovative resources to help people lead healthier and more active lives, Human Kinetics is truly the worldwide information leader in all areas of physical activity.