The Outdoor Athlete

The Outdoor Athlete

Book - 2009
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Take your outdoor experience to the next level. The Outdoor Athlete will prepare you for adventure with performance training programs designed to maximize outdoor enjoyment.

Whether you're increasing upper-body strength for an upcoming climb or building endurance for a multiday hike, The Outdoor Athlete will make sure you are ready.

Authors Courtenay and Doug Schurman use their extensive outdoor and training expertise to provide conditioning programs developed for the unique demands of 17 activities:




-Alpine mountaineering


-Rock climbing

-Ice climbing

-Mixed climbing

-Trail running

-Off-road biking




-Cross-country skiing


-Randonee Skiing

-Telemark skiing
Including coverage of nutritional requirements and environmental demands, The Outdoor Athlete is simply the most comprehensive resource available for outdoor adventurists. If you love the outdoors, you need The Outdoor Athlete .

Publisher: Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, [2009]
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9780736076111
Characteristics: viii, 288 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Schurman, Doug 1968-


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