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Supertraining by Yuri Verkhoshansky (Author), Mel Siff (Author). Availability: In stock. Product of training optimally. I will never forget what Dr. Siff taught me. “. HF Book Review: Supertraining, 6th Edition by Yuri Verkhoshansky Siff then led collaborations with Soviet coaches such as Dr. Michael. Supertraining Author Who is Dr Mel Siff. The first steps of this venture into the world of strength science commenced when the author at 9 years.

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The relaxing and unique atmosphere afforded by the African countryside, including its Game Parks and hospitable citizens, though entirely peripheral to the task of authorship, served to facilitate highly productive discussion between the two scientists which transcended the importance of purity of language translation and accuracy of content.

Siff Shea thompson says: You are commenting using your Twitter account. Michel was close to Dr. Alexander supertrraining it really liked it Jun 17, God rest his soul.

Risto Uuk rated it really liked it Jan 01, It was then that Mel began to appreciate that there was indeed a science behind the art of strength training, a point that was driven strongly home in the late s when the renowned and approachable British athletics coach, Geoff Dyson, spoke at Wits on topics such as programme design and organisation of training.

Are you interested in knowing more about the specificity of strength training for different sports? Mikel rated it it was amazing Dec 29, Dan Myatt rated it it was amazing Dec 23, Other than that it’s hard to find any other fault with the book without seeming like I’m nitpicking.

It would be awesome if this was the book taught in the classroom setting to those wanting to train athletes.


Published January 1st by Supertraining Institute first published May 1st Supertraining has been published an updated over nearly two decades. A staff member and scientific interpreter at one of these institutes, Linna Moratcheva, served as an invaluable link between the author and his Russian colleagues, organising working meetings and willingly devoting much of her time to translating many of the difficult concepts. There’s a reason why Supertraining is hailed as the bible– or closest to one– as this basically made most books in my shelf or anyone’s library redundant.

Super Training by Yuri Verkhoshansky and Mel C. Siff

Michel Joubert that Mel Siff has passed away. Your email address will not be published. His Masters degree Applied Mathematics was awarded summa cum laude in brain research and his PhD was in supertrwining, specialising in biomechanics. It also offers unique systems and methods of Soviet training along with recommendations for when and in what scenario, or what sport, each system or method should be used.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. If you start reading this book, it’s only real limitation will become blatantly obvious. May his contributions live on. I know he had a bad ticker. Terrible news, if true I truly hope this hasn’t happenned. Anyone know the cause of death?

Supertraining by Mel C. Siff

Sep 10, Anthony Close rated it liked it. My condolences to any of his family and friends on this board. So, let’s start with the authors. Siff Do you ever wonder if your method of strength training is best?

Verkhoshanksy is easily one of the most respected and admired Coaches of the 20th Century. Refresh and try again. Jesse Rupp rated it it was amazing Ml 02, In my opinion I would suggest anyone who trains or is training athletes to have this book.

Michael Yessis and Yuri Verkhoshansky in translating Russian studies and coaching texts and writing books together themselves.


He’s the one who pointed out to mwl that fitness and health were two different things. Verkhoshansky and Siff are also sometimes a little too ‘scientific’ for a casual coach, using terminology like ‘the motor eupertraining instead of simply saying the ‘body’ or ‘arm’.

Search Dragon Door Site. Dr Mel Siff Author of Supertraining http: Not too long afterwards, Andy had constructed a successful force plate, which Mel eventually used for his PhD research. It can answer almost all questions related to strength development. May the good doctor rest in peace.

Your browser does not support iframes. Ando Tsaturyan rated it it was amazing Oct 06, This contact, augmented by his regular visits to Dr Yessis in the USA, furnished Mel with an extensive working familiarity with Soviet sports science and ultimately inspired him to visit Russia in July and November Preview — Supertraining by Mel C. It had to be posted.

I have a Kobo and have used a converter to make the PDF into an eBook, but due to all the graphs and charts, the text comes out all jumbled.

Dr. Mel Siff, author of Supertraining, is dead.

supertgaining But it took me a year and a half to read! Supertraining is the most comprehensive book ever written on strength training for sports. This site uses cookies. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Typically people seem to either rave about this text or disregard it.