MUSCLE ACTIVITIES OF THE SUPPORT LEG DURING SIDE JUMP TEST FOR SPEED SKATERS

  • Toshiharu Yokozawa
  • Jun Yuda
Keywords: side jump, musculoskeletal leg model, speed skating.

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Speed skaters often use side jump training on the ground to strengthen lower limb muscles and simulate speed skating motion. However, there were few studies on muscular loading in the side jump. The purpose of this study was to identify muscle activities of the support leg during the side jump test for speed skaters.
Section
Coaching and Sports Activities