Biomechanics research and sport equipment development

  title={Biomechanics research and sport equipment development},
  author={Darren John Stefanyshyn and John Wannop},
  journal={Sports Engineering},
Abstract Advances in sport equipment have revolutionized athletic competition with engineers developing equipment that can enhance performance. However, not all athletes are able to benefit from the new, ideal equipment, with some athletes performing worse. Although the engineering may be sound, the interaction between the piece of equipment, the athlete, and the action is missing. The purely mechanical system of the piece of equipment becomes a biomechanical system once it is interacting with… Expand
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