Chapter 18. Principles of Throwing

  1. Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky
  1. R. Bartlett

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch18

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

How to Cite

Bartlett, R. (2000) Principles of Throwing, in Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention (ed V. M. Zatsiorsky), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch18

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:

  • throwing;
  • goal orientation;
  • release parameters;
  • optimal release;
  • aerodynamic effects

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Throwing Skills

  • Optimizing the Release of a Thrown Object

  • Principles of Throwing Skills

  • Phases of a Throw

  • Biomechanics of Throwing Injury

  • References