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    2015

Water polo throwing velocity and kinematics: differences between competitive levels in male players.

@article{Melchiorri2015WaterPT,
  title={Water polo throwing velocity and kinematics: differences between competitive levels in male players.},
  author={Giovanni Melchiorri and Valerio Viero and Tamara Triossi and Davide De Sanctis and Elvira Padua and Antonio Salvati and Christel Galvani and Marco Bonifazi and Rosana Del Bianco and Virginia Tancredi},
  journal={The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness},
  year={2015},
  volume={55 11},
  pages={
          1265-71
        }
}
AIM In water polo, throwing is one of the most important and frequently used technical skills for the player. There is no scientific literature that provides information about differences in throwing between elite and sub-elite water polo players. The aim of our study was to study differences in throwing velocities and kinematic variables in elite and sub-elite level male water polo players. METHODS We considered the variables under standardized conditions during a typical motion, the five… CONTINUE READING

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