Chapter 15. Jumping in Figure Skating

  1. Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky
  1. D.L. King

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch15

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

How to Cite

King, D.L. (2000) Jumping in Figure Skating, in Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention (ed V. M. Zatsiorsky), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch15

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:

  • figure skating;
  • biomechanical principles;
  • angular momentum;
  • vertical velocity;
  • ground reaction force

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Review of Skating Jumps

  • Biomechanical Principles

  • Theoretical Techniques

  • Conclusions

  • References