Sports Biomechanist

This entry provides a brief overview of sports biomechanics and explains the role of the biomechanist in improving performance and understanding sports injuries. Specific examples highlight the importance of integrating sports medicine, biomechanics, and coaching.

Sports Biomechanics

Emerging as a subdiscipline of human movement biomechanics, the evolution of sports biomechanics has been driven by a desire to understand technique in sports performance. Interestingly, some early enquires were related to humans and animals and were based on how these groups organize their biological systems to produce successful performance. These ...

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