TSAC Report
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    JULY 2018  |  Issue 50

    Issue 50 of the TSAC Report features articles on mental skills training in police training scenarios, fitness-component assessments in the military, TSAC research review, human performance optimization and the Army ROTC, and occupational physical fitness tests for police officers.


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    Table of Contents
    04 |   Integrated Perspectives on Tactical Preparation – Adding Mental Skill Training to Physical Fitness during Police Training Scenarios by Stacy Gnacinski, PhD, CSCS, MacKenzie Challoner, and Ken Brock
    10 | Developing Fitness-Component Assessments for Military Units by Gabriel Bain, CSCS, TSAC-F, USAW-1
    16 | TSAC Research Review by Rod Pope, PhD
    22 | From College to Command – Human Performance Optimization and the Army ROTC Cadetby Jared Hornsby, PhD, CSCS, and Nick Barringer, PhD, RD, CSCS, CSSD, Donald Meckley, CSCS, and Bret Hamilton
    26 | Occupational Physical Fitness Tests for Police Officers – A Narrative Review by Eduardo Marins, Pedro Silva, Airton Rombaldi, and Fabrício Del Vecchio
  • Editor
    Rob Orr, PhD, TSAC-F

    Assistant Editor
    Britt Chandler, MS, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D

    Publications Director
    Keith Cinea, MA, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D

    Managing Editor
    Matthew Sandstead, NSCA-CPT,*D

    Publications Coordinator
    Cody Urban

    Editorial Review Panel
    Mark Abel, PhD, CSCS,*D, TSAC-F
    Jerry Bean, MS, ATC, LAT, CSCS, TSAC-F
    Jon Carlock, MS, CSCS,*D
    Patrick Conway, MS, CSCS,*D
    Jason Dudley, MS, CSCS,*D, TSAC-F, FMS, RSCC
    Jason Hartman, MS
    Nancy Henderson, DPT, PT, OCS
    John Hofman, MS, CSCS
    Jared Hornsby, PhD
    Travis Ireland, MS, ATC, CSCS
    Charlie Kornhauser, TSAC-F
    Katie Miller, RD, LDN, CSCS
    Brian Schilling, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA
    Katie Sell, PhD, CSCS
    Kevin Serre, PHD, CSCS
    Courtney Shinost, DPT, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, RSCC
    Stew Smith, CSCS
    Tony Soika, MS, CSCS,*D, TSAC-F,*D 
    Mick Stierli, MS, CSCS
    Henry "Hal" Williamson, MA, CSCS, TSAC-F