Relationship of leg strength and power to ground reaction forces in both experienced and novice jump trained personnel.

@article{Hoffman1997RelationshipOL,
  title={Relationship of leg strength and power to ground reaction forces in both experienced and novice jump trained personnel.},
  author={Jay R. Hoffman and Dagmar Liebermann and A Gusis},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={68 8},
  pages={710-4}
}
METHODS There were 14 male soldiers who participated in this study examining the relationship of leg strength and power on landing performance. Subjects were separated into two groups. The first group (E, n = 7) were parachute training instructors and highly experienced in parachute jumping. The second group of subjects (N, n = 7) had no prior parachute training experience and were considered novice jumpers. All subjects were tested for one-repetition maximum (1 RM) squat strength and maximal… CONTINUE READING