Chapter 13. Aerial Movement

  1. Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky
  1. M.R. Yeadon

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch13

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

How to Cite

Yeadon, M.R. (2008) Aerial Movement, in Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention (ed V. M. Zatsiorsky), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632053926

Online ISBN: 9780470693797

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Keywords:

  • aerial movement;
  • mass centre;
  • somersaulting;
  • angular momentum;
  • twisting

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Motion of the Mass Centre

  • Rotation During Flight

  • Somersaulting

  • Twisting

  • Control of Aerial Movement

  • Summary

  • References