The tennis stroke: an EMG analysis of selected muscles with rackets of increasing grip size.

@article{Adelsberg1986TheTS,
  title={The tennis stroke: an EMG analysis of selected muscles with rackets of increasing grip size.},
  author={S Adelsberg},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={1986},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={139-42}
}
  • S Adelsberg
  • Published 1986 in The American journal of sports medicine
The purpose of this study was to analyze the effect of different racket grip sizes on the muscle activity of the forearm and shoulder. Telemetry EMG was used to assess the muscle activity of the anterior deltoid and the forearm extensor muscles during the forehand and backhand strokes of tennis in a selected group of test subjects. The EMG activity of the… CONTINUE READING