The Mechanics of Sprinting and Hurdling

The Mechanics of Sprinting and Hurdling
Author: Ralph Mann
Publsiher: CreateSpace
Total Pages: 206
Release: 2011
Genre: Hurdling (Track and field)
ISBN: 1461136318

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Dr. Ralph Mann is a pioneer in conducting sports research, and using these results to produce computer-based teaching technology. An authority in the field of Sport Biomechanics, Dr. Mann has become a leader in analyzing the performance of top amateur and professional athletes. A world class Track athlete himself, Dr. Mann won 5 national championships and 3 collegiate championships in the hurdles. He set the world record in the intermediate hurdles, was ranked number one in the world numerous times, and won several international titles. In the Munich Games, he won the Olympic Silver Medal in the 400 Meter Hurdles. In 1982, Dr. Mann was one of the six individuals that created the Elite Athlete Program that brought sports science to USA Track and Field. Since that time, he has served as the Director of the Elite Athlete Sprint and Hurdle Program. Essentially every elite sprinter and hurdler during this time period has been biomechanically analyzed, with the goal of understanding the characteristics of great sprinters and hurdlers. This information has been used to evaluate and improve the performance of virtually every US sprint/hurdle athlete since the program's inception. This book contains the findings of this unique effort.

The Mechanics of Sprinting and Hurdling

The Mechanics of Sprinting and Hurdling
Author: Ralph Mann
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 338
Release: 2018-09-20
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 1727514769

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Dr. Ralph Mann is a pioneer in conducting sports research, and using these results to produce computer-based teaching technology. An authority in the field of Sport Biomechanics, Dr. Mann has become a leader in analyzing the performance of top amateur and professional athletes.A world class Track athlete himself, Dr. Mann won 5 national championships and 3 collegiate championships in the hurdles. He set the world record in the intermediate hurdles, was ranked number one in the world numerous times, and won several international titles. In the 1972 Munich Games, he won the Olympic Silver Medal in the 400 Meter Hurdles. In 2015 he was elected to the USA Track and Field Hall of Fame.In 1982, Dr. Mann was one of the six individuals that created the Elite Athlete Program that brought sports science to USA Track and Field. Since that time, he has served as a USATF consultant for the Elite Athlete Sprint and Hurdle Program. Essentially every elite sprinter and hurdler during this time period has been biomechanically analyzed, with the goal of understanding the characteristics of great sprinters and hurdlers. This information has been used to evaluate and improve the performance of virtually every US sprint/hurdle athlete since the program's inception. This book contains the findings of this unique effort.In the Hurdles, research on the Steps between the barriers for both the Short and Long races has been added, as well as ground breaking information on how Hurdle Technique should be taught.

The Mechanics of Sprinting and Hurdling

The Mechanics of Sprinting and Hurdling
Author: Ralph Mann
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 302
Release: 2015-09-01
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 1517571618

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Dr. Ralph Mann is a pioneer in conducting sports research, and using these results to produce computer-based teaching technology. An authority in the field of Sport Biomechanics, Dr. Mann has become a leader in analyzing the performance of top amateur and professional athletes. A world class Track athlete himself, Dr. Mann won 5 national championships and 3 collegiate championships in the hurdles. He set the world record in the intermediate hurdles, was ranked number one in the world numerous times, and won several international titles. In the Munich Games, he won the Olympic Silver Medal in the 400 Meter Hurdles. In 1982, Dr. Mann was one of the six individuals that created the Elite Athlete Program that brought sports science to USA Track and Field. Since that time, he has served as the Director of the Elite Athlete Sprint and Hurdle Program. Essentially every elite sprinter and hurdler during this time period has been biomechanically analyzed, with the goal of understanding the characteristics of great sprinters and hurdlers. This information has been used to evaluate and improve the performance of virtually every US sprint/hurdle athlete since the program's inception. This book contains the findings of this unique effort. This updated 2015 edition contains over 70 additional pages covering new information on both the Start and Full Speed mechanics. In the Hurdles, research on the Steps between the barriers for both the Short and Long races has been added, as well as ground breaking information on how Hurdle Technique should be taught.

Sprinting and Hurdling

Sprinting and Hurdling
Author: Peter Warden
Publsiher: Crowood Press (UK)
Total Pages: 109
Release: 1989
Genre: Sports & Recreation
ISBN: 1852232994

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This official British Amateur Athletic Board publication shows the reader how to improve their performance in the sprinting and hurdling events, concentrating on the essential elements of skill, suppleness, strength, stamina, and speed. This detailed and comprehensive guide is fully illustrated, and with a thorough section on training programs, it is ideal for both athletes and coaches.

The Science of Hurdling

The Science of Hurdling
Author: Brent McFarlane,Canadian Track and Field Association
Publsiher: Athletics Canada
Total Pages: 262
Release: 1988
Genre: Hurdle racing (Track-athletics)
ISBN: 0919375480

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The Mechanics of Sprinting and Hurdling

The Mechanics of Sprinting and Hurdling
Author: Ralph Mann
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 238
Release: 2013-10-03
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 149287423X

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Dr. Ralph Mann is a pioneer in conducting sports research, and using these results to produce computer-based teaching technology. An authority in the field of Sport Biomechanics, Dr. Mann has become a leader in analyzing the performance of top amateur and professional athletes. A world class Track athlete himself, Dr. Mann won 5 national championships and 3 collegiate championships in the hurdles. He set the world record in the intermediate hurdles, was ranked number one in the world numerous times, and won several international titles. In the Munich Games, he won the Olympic Silver Medal in the 400 Meter Hurdles. In 1982, Dr. Mann was one of the six individuals that created the Elite Athlete Program that brought sports science to USA Track and Field. Since that time, he has served as the Director of the Elite Athlete Sprint and Hurdle Program. Essentially every elite sprinter and hurdler during this time period has been biomechanically analyzed, with the goal of understanding the characteristics of great sprinters and hurdlers. This information has been used to evaluate and improve the performance of virtually every US sprint/hurdle athlete since the program's inception. This book contains the findings of this unique effort. This updated 2013 edition contains over 30 additional pages covering new information on both the Start and Full Speed mechanics. In addition, sections covering the characteristics of the Elite Coach and the nature of the Modeling process used to evaluate the elite athletes are included.

USA Track Field Coaching Manual

USA Track   Field Coaching Manual
Author: Joseph L. Rogers,USA Track & Field
Publsiher: Human Kinetics
Total Pages: 332
Release: 2000
Genre: Sports & Recreation
ISBN: 0880116048

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Variant title : USA Track and Field. From USA Track & Field, Inc.

How to Hurdle

How to Hurdle
Author: Boyd Comstock
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 245
Release: 1929
Genre: Hurdle racing (Track-athletics)
ISBN: PSU:000001359282

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