The Dynamogenic Factors in Pacemaking and Competition

  title={The Dynamogenic Factors in Pacemaking and Competition},
  author={Norman Triplett},
  journal={American Journal of Psychology},
  • N. Triplett
  • Published 1 July 1898
  • History
  • American Journal of Psychology
A copy of the official bicycle records made up to the close of the season of 1897 was obtained from the Racing Board of the League of American Wheelmen, and from these records certain facts are given, which, with the help of the chart showing the times made for certain distances by professionals in the three kinds of races principally dealt with, will make clearer the discussion following. The lower curve of the chart represents the record for the distances given in the unpaced efforts against… 

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