The accuracy of coaches' estimates of minimal wrestling weight.

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to compare estimations of minimal wrestling weight (MWW) from experienced high school wrestling coaches and anthropometric equations with those from underwater weighing. Eighty-two wrestlers (X age +/- SD = 16.54 +/- 1.05 yr) volunteered to be assessed via anthropometry and underwater weighing, with percent body fat calculated… (More)

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@article{Housh1991TheAO, title={The accuracy of coaches' estimates of minimal wrestling weight.}, author={Terry J. Housh and Glen O. Johnson and Dona J. Housh}, journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise}, year={1991}, volume={23 2}, pages={254-63} }