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A novel protocol to measure short sprint performance

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dc.contributor.author Healy, Robin
dc.contributor.author Norris, Michelle
dc.contributor.author Kenny, Ian C.
dc.contributor.author Harrison, Andrew J.
dc.date.accessioned 2016-10-11T13:35:38Z
dc.date.available 2016-10-11T13:35:38Z
dc.date.issued 2016
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/5276
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract This study assessed the validity of a novel protocol in the measurement of 5 and 10 m sprint time from standing and block starts. Sprint time was assessed using high speed video timing and a novel method which incorporated dual beam photocells synchronized with an optical measuring system. Team sport athletes and sprinters completed 10 m sprints from standing and block starts with both methods measuring sprint time concurrently. No significant differences were found between methods (p > 0.05) with a negligible mean bias (< 0.01 s). These results suggest that the novel method can accurately measure short sprint performance. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Elsevier en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries 11th conference of the International Sports Engineering Association;Procedia Engineering;147, pp. 706-711
dc.relation.uri http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2016.06.252
dc.rights © 2016 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Ltd. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license en_US
dc.subject timing gates en_US
dc.subject high speed camera en_US
dc.subject validity en_US
dc.title A novel protocol to measure short sprint performance en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/conferenceObject en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2016-10-11T13:18:15Z
dc.description.version PUBLISHED
dc.identifier.doi 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.06.252
dc.contributor.sponsor IRC en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1646773
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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