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Video Games can Improve Performance in Sports-An Empirical Study with Wii Sports Bowling Students of the Seminar Human Computer Interaction

@inproceedings{Bowling2008VideoGC,
  title={Video Games can Improve Performance in Sports-An Empirical Study with Wii Sports Bowling Students of the Seminar Human Computer Interaction},
  author={Sports Bowling and A. Siemon and R. Wegener and Florian Bader and Thomas Hieber and U. Schmid},
  year={2008}
}
  • Sports Bowling, A. Siemon, +3 authors U. Schmid
  • Published 2008
  • According to studies from the medical domain it can be assumed that the training of sensomotor abilities by the use of video game consoles positively affects performance in real life situations. With this in mind we will try to prove the assumption that -at least for bowling novicestraining of bowling games with the Nintendo Wii can have positive effects on their performance on a real bowling alley. So we conducted an empirical study with students from the University of Bamberg (Germany). In… CONTINUE READING
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