By Vladimir Zatsiorsky, William Kraemer

This handbook examines muscle energy from a biomechanical and physiological point of view, and exhibits athletes easy methods to use simple clinical ideas to enhance muscular energy. The booklet additionally discusses education conception and the criteria which be sure muscle power, and indicates the right way to follow this data by utilizing confirmed equipment in response to information amassed from the learning logs of greater than a thousand major jap eu Olympic and world-class athletes. The e-book includes greater than 30 case experiences and pattern difficulties which clarify those equipment.

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The exercises were divided into two groups: snatch related and clean related. The weight lifted is expressed as a percentage of CF, in main sport exercises (either in snatch or clean and jerk). Squatting with the barbell is not included in this analysis. One year of direct observations. Note. Zatsiorsky, 1991, Oct. 26-31, paper presented at the Second IOC World Congress on Sport Sciences, Barcelona. 2). In barbell squats, for instance, the number of lifts varies from 1to 10, with the average range being 3 to 6.

Prm of sarctrplasm (semifluid inttidfkbrillar m b ~ t mmdlnoncontra&le teins that do not directly contribute to the productdashof muscle force" Specifj~ally,filament area demdty ty the mwdc f b ~ t f,dem&:es, i while the cross-sectlo~darea of the mwde fibers h m ~ wwfi$m,ut. , an accanpanying increase in mwde strength. Myofibm'llar @&op@ i~irs tdarge- Retative mechanical properties -;-: ryr ~h&. Contraction time Maximum tension Maximum unloaded displacement , Maximum velocity 2 Maximum work 1 Maximum power 1 Maximum powerlkg muscle 1 ment of the muscle fiber as it gains more myofibrils md, ~oprmpmdingly, more adin and myosiil filaments.

The uptake of amino acids from the blood into muscles is , above resting values. 4). This principle is similar to the overcompensation of :1 muscle glycogen that occurs in response to endurance training. Whatever the mechanism for stimulatingmuscle hypertrophy, the vital parameters of a training routine that induce such results are exercise intensity (the exerted muscular force)and exercise volume (the total nurn- ' ber of repetitions, performed mechanical work). The practical aspects of this theory will be described in chapter 4.

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