Performance analysis of stationary throwers : data for evidence-based classification (First edition)

Frossard, Laurent A., O'Riordan, Alison, & Goodman, Scott (2009) Performance analysis of stationary throwers : data for evidence-based classification (First edition). Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia.

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This book will be of interest to classifiers and biomechanists involved in stationary throwing events. It will be essential for evidence-based classification and is conceived as an educational tool.
The data was collected during the 2006 IPC Athletics World Championships held in Assen, The Netherlands. Results are provided for all female and male athletes who participated in stationary shotput, discus and javelin events. The information focuses on final results, and performance distribution within and between classes. This report includes a wealth of information about 103 throwers (77 males, 26 females) competing in 56 events (18 shotput, 20 discus, 18 javelin) amalgamated into more than 600 video files and a 170-page document (130 tables, 70 figures).

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ID Code: 18099
Item Type: Book
Keywords: biomechanics, sports for person with a disability, performance analysis, stationary throwers, classification
ISBN: 978-0-9805274-1-4
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2009 the authors and QUT
Copyright Statement: Posted with the permission of the copyright owner for your personal use only. No further distribution is permitted without permission of the copyright owner.
Deposited On: 19 Feb 2009 03:07
Last Modified: 21 Oct 2015 15:09

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