Relationship between muscular strength and sprints with changes of direction.

@article{CastilloRodrguez2012RelationshipBM,
  title={Relationship between muscular strength and sprints with changes of direction.},
  author={Alfonso Castillo-Rodr{\'i}guez and Jos{\'e} Carlos Fern{\'a}ndez-Garc{\'i}a and Jos{\'e} Luis Chinchilla-Minguet and Elvis {\'A}lvarez Carnero},
  journal={Journal of strength and conditioning research},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={725-32}
}
Sprints with changes of direction (COD) have been traditionally associated with performance in team sports. Jumping tests have been used as predictors of COD; however, there are not too many studies analyzing how dominance affects the best performance of the turn. The purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between tests pertaining to jumps (1 and 2 legs) and COD (right and left turns). Forty-two male students were selected at the Faculty of Physical Education (age: 20.1 ± 3.7… CONTINUE READING
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