A simple method for measurement of mechanical power in jumping

@article{Bosco2004ASM,
  title={A simple method for measurement of mechanical power in jumping},
  author={Carmelo Bosco and Pekka Luhtanen and Paavo V. Komi},
  journal={European Journal of Applied Physiology and Occupational Physiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={50},
  pages={273-282}
}
SummaryA simple test for the measurement of mechanical power during a vertical rebound jump series has been devised. The test consists of measuring the flight time with a digital timer (±0.001 s) and counting the number of jumps performed during a certain period of time (e.g., 15–60 s). Formulae for calculation of mechanical power from the measured parameters were derived. The relationship between this mechanical power and a modification of the Wingate test (r=0.87, n=12 ♂) and 60 m dash (r=0… 
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