Chapter 16. Nutrition for the School Aged Child Athlete

  1. Helge Hebestreit and
  2. Oded Bar-Or
  1. Melvin H. Williams

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696255.ch16

The Young Athlete

The Young Athlete

How to Cite

Williams, M. H. (2008) Nutrition for the School Aged Child Athlete, in The Young Athlete (eds H. Hebestreit and O. Bar-Or), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696255.ch16

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156479

Online ISBN: 9780470696255

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Keywords:

  • nutrition;
  • child athlete;
  • healthful eating;
  • dietary guidelines;
  • micronutrient

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Healthful Eating for Children and Adolescents

  • Dietary Practices and Considerations for the School Aged Athlete

  • Energy Considerations for School Aged Athletes

  • Dietary Considerations for School Aged Athletes

  • Eating before, during, and after Competition and Hard Training

  • Conclusions

  • References