Body Composition of Italian Female Hockey Players

  title={Body Composition of Italian Female Hockey Players},
  author={Carla Maria Cal{\'o} and Stefania Sanna and Ignazio S Piras and Pierpaolo Pavan and Giuseppe Vona},
Objective: In this work the anthropometric features and the body composition of Italian hockey players, members of the Female National team, were analysed. The purpose of the research was to verify if morphological features could influence the performance of different positional groups. Materials and Methods: Each player was measured for her total and sitting height, weight, 9 skinfolds thickness and bioelectrical impedance analysis. Different equations were used to calculate the Fat% from… CONTINUE READING


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