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Swimming Biomechanics | Dr Pedro Morouço
|Duration||50 Minutes 21 Seconds|
|Description||Lecture 6 of the Sports Biomechanics Lecture Series #SportsBiomLS Pedro Morouço discusses the scientific literature on the topic of swimming biomechanics. The talk focuses on methods and techniques used to assess swimming biomechanics in the water and includes some interesting comparisons of upper and lower limb contributions, among other biomechanical factors. Timeline: 00:00 Sports Biomechanics Lecture Series; 06:14 Biomechanics for Swimming Performance; 11:48 Propulsive Forces in Swimming; 22:32 Asymmetry in Swimming Biomechanics; 24:18 Arm and Leg Contributions to Swimming Propulsion; 26:16 Improve Technique or Force for Swimming?; 34:25 Q&A (Variability, Arm-Leg Balance, Strength Testing, Efficiency, and More). Links to key swimming biomechanics papers discussed in the lecture: https://bit.ly/3aF2lii|