Fitness Training for Girls : A Teen Girl's Guide to Resistance Training, Cardiovascular Conditioning and Nutrition
Sorting through the mental, physical, and emotional aspects of a girl's life during her teen years, this guide presents positive reasons and practical advice for making fitness a permanent part of her life. As society becomes more accepting of truly athletic women, teen girls are encouraged to overcome a "quitter's mentality" and develop physical confidence and mental toughness. A variety of nutrition tips and fitness facts allow girls to design individual workouts. Also included is information geared toward teens on weight lifting, cardiovascular conditioning, joining a gym, and working out at home.
- Paperback | 192 pages
- 139.7 x 215.9 x 12.7mm | 249.47g
- 01 Nov 2001
- Tracks Publishing,U.S.
- Chula Vista, CA, United States
- b/w photos
""Coverage is excellent. Use of this guide for specific sport exercises is this book's real value." --"School Library Journal
About Alan Lachica
Kristina Gaede is a five-time California State Champion gymnast and works as a certified personal trainer. Alan Lachica is a certified USA boxing coach and a certified personal trainer. Doug Werner is the author of all 12 titles in the Start-Up Sports series. They all live in La Jolla, California.