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cdrosemond87
01-27-2003, 07:58 AM
I have recently collected kinetic data of a long jumper and found the
landing impact force to be above 20 body weights.

This appears to me to be quite high - does anyone have similar data.



Doug Rosemond

Biomechanics

Australian Institute of Sport

PO Box 1412

Belconnen ACT 2616

Ph 02 6214 1618

Mob 0419 493 081

Email doug.rosemond@ausport.gov.au




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