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Gym psych

Maury Z. Levy

Gym psych

the insider"s guide to health clubs

by Maury Z. Levy

  • 289 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Fawcett Columbine in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Physical fitness -- United States.,
    • Physical fitness centers -- United States.,
    • Physical fitness centers -- United States -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesInsider"s guide to health clubs.
      StatementMaury Z. Levy and Jay Shafran.
      ContributionsShafran, Jay.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV510.U5 L48 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination151 p. ;
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2561112M
      ISBN 100449901718
      LC Control Number85090898
      OCLC/WorldCa14155038

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Filled with anecdotes and stories from Mack’s career as a counsellor and consultant, this book reads as a who’s who of American sports stars and their insights into mental toughness. Gary Mack is an American sports psychology consultant who has worked with athletes.

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