Chapter 16. Springboard and Platform Diving

  1. Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky
  1. D.I. Miller

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch16

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

How to Cite

Miller, D.I. (2008) Springboard and Platform Diving, in Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention (ed V. M. Zatsiorsky), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch16

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:

  • diving performance;
  • dive designations;
  • natation amateur;
  • degree of difficulty;
  • diving surfaces

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Competition Overview

  • Approach to Analysis

  • Characteristics of Diving Surfaces

  • Preparation for Takeoff

  • Takeoffs

  • Flight

  • Entries

  • Acknowledgements

  • References