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ERIC Number: EJ663777
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1524-1602
Resistance Training for Rescue Divers in the Sport Scuba Diving Industry.
Mier, Constance M.; Kegeles, Sharon
Strength and Conditioning Journal, v24 n6 p47-52 Dec 2002
Asserts that the need for certified rescue divers increases as the diving industry grows. Rescue divers must be physically prepared to perform several dives in one day and to carry equipment on and off the boat. Physical recovery is also important, as they must be alert at all times to potential emergency situations. This require high levels of training. This paper describes how resistance training can be particularly beneficial. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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