SUMMARY: THIS RESEARCH BRIEF COVERS CONCURRENT STRENGTH AND ENDURANCE TRAINING IN ELITE SOCCER PLAYERS, THE EFFECT OF HYPERTROPHY TRAINING PROTOCOLS WITH MAXIMAL LOADING ON NEURAL DRIVE, THE EFFECT OF CLUSTER SETS ON POWER IN JUMP SQUATS, AND THE EFFECT OF AGE ON REPEATED-SPRINT ABILITY IN YOUTH SOCCER PLAYERS.
Centre for Exercise and Sport Science Research, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia
The research notes column reviews recent research studies in the field of strength and conditioning and provides brief applications to these studies.
COLUMN EDITOR: G. Gregory Haff, PhD, CSCS*D, FNSCA
G. Gregory Haff is a strength scientist in the Centre for Exercise and Sport Science Research at Edith Cowan University and the Course Coordinator for the Master of Science in Strength and Conditioning.