A review of agility: Practical applications for strength and conditioning

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Young, Warren and Farrow, Damian (2006) A review of agility: Practical applications for strength and conditioning. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 28 (5). pp. 24-29. ISSN 1524-1602

Abstract

Agility is an important component of many sports but has not been extensively researched. The various components that contribute to agility performance are discussed and training guidelines are provided. There appears to be limited transfer to agility performance from straight sprint training as well as from general strength training. The principle of training specificity is emphasized to achieve maximum transfer to onfield performance.

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Online ISSN: 1533-4295

Item type Article
URI https://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/8065
DOI https://doi.org/10.1519/00126548-200610000-00004
Subjects Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Sport and Exercise Science
Historical > FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Keywords ResPubID22111. agility performance, decision making, practical applications, speed, strength conditioning, strength training
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