LSU Shreveport Professor Writes and Presents Manual
October 18, 2010LSU Shreveport associate professor and weightlifting coach Kyle Pierce co-authored the Club Coach Manual that was presented to attendees at the International Weightlifting Federation Congress held in Antalya, Turkey.
The manual is an aid to coaches and athletes that describes and lists weightlifting training methods, shows methodology and discusses medical, anti-doping, and nutritional issues. The manual was initially distributed in Antalya, Turkey to the 82 countries present for the 2010 World Weightlifting Championship.
Also, while attending the Congress, Pierce presented a lecture on ethical issues and the Olympic movement. The lecture was translated simultaneously in four languages.
Pierce is an associate professor in the kinesiology and health sciences department at LSU Shreveport.
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