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Title Biomechanics of distance running / Peter R. Cavanagh, [editor].

Imprint Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics Books, c1990.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  612.044 B521    ---  Available
Description ix, 362 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The mecahnics of distance running : a historical perspective / P. R. Cavanagh -- Stride length in distance running : velocity, body dimensions, and added mass effects / P. R. Cavanagh, R. Kram -- Sagittal plane kinematics of the lower extremity during distance running / M. J. Milliron, P. R. Cavanagh -- Upper extremity function in distance running / R. N. Hinrichs -- Rearfoot motion in distance running / C. J. Edington, E. C. Frederick, P. R. Cavanagh -- Musle activity in running / I. S. McClay, M. J. Lake, P. R. Cavanagh -- The lesson from animal studies / R. M. Alexander -- Ground reaction forcesion and attenuation of heelstrike accelerations / G. A. Valiant -- Biomechanical aspects of distance running injuries / S. L. James, D. C. Jones -- Relationships between distance running biomechanics and running economy / K. R. Williams -- Scale effects in distance running / E. C. Frederick -- Gender differences in distance running / A. E. (Betty) Atwater.
Subject Running -- Physiological aspects.
Added Author Cavanagh, Peter R.
ISBN 0873222687

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