Institutional members access full text with Ovid®

Should Kettlebells Be Used in Strength and Conditioning?

Campbell, Bill I. PhD, CSCS, FISSN1; Otto, William H. III MS, CSCS, USAW; Level 12

Section Editor(s): Galpin, Andrew J. PhD, CSCS, NCSA-CPT

Strength & Conditioning Journal: October 2013 - Volume 35 - Issue 5 - p 27–29
doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e3182984c59
Point/Counterpoint

ABSTRACT: THIS COLUMN DEBATES THE USE OF KETTLEBELLS IN A STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING PROGRAM. WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU. VISIT nsca-scj.com TO WEIGH IN ON THE POINT/COUNTERPOINT QUICK POLL.

1Exercise and Performance Nutrition Laboratory, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida; and

2Center for Sport Performance, California State University, Fullerton, California

The purpose of the Point/Counterpoint Column is to provide a respectful and balanced discussion in relation to controversial or current topics in the fields of strength and conditioning, nutrition, and human performance.

Figure. No caption a...

COLUMN EDITOR: Andrew J. Galpin, PhD, CSCS, NCSA-CPT

Conflicts of Interest and Source of Funding: The authors report no conflicts of interest and no source of funding.

Bill I. Campbell is an assistant professor of Exercise and Science and director of the Exercise and Performance, Nutrition Laboratory at the University of South Florida.

William H. Otto III is the assistant strength & conditioning coach for California State University, Fullerton.

© 2013 by the National Strength & Conditioning Association