Characteristics of triple and quadruple toe-loops performed during the Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Olympics.

@article{King2004CharacteristicsOT,
  title={Characteristics of triple and quadruple toe-loops performed during the Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Olympics.},
  author={Deborah L. King and Sarah L. Smith and Brian K Higginson and Barry Muncasy and Gary Scheirman},
  journal={Sports biomechanics},
  year={2004},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={
          109-23
        }
}
The purpose of this study was to compare triple (T) and quadruple (Q) toe-loop figure skating jumps and quantify basic characteristics of these jumps to provide information to coaches that will assist them in teaching quadruple toe-loops to elite figure skaters. High-speed video was taken during men's practice and competition sessions at the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics; three-dimensional analyses of selected triple and quadruple jumps were completed. The most significant difference… 

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