THE CONTRIBUTION OF LOWER LIMB SEGMENTS BY PRE-MOVEMENT IN TAEKWONDO ROUNDHOUSE KICKING

  • Tae-Woon Jung
  • Hyo-Gu Cho
Keywords: Contribution, Kinetics

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Investigation of the roundhouse kick is necessary due to its high frequency of use and application in diverse aspects of sparring. The kick can be analyzed by dividing it according to pre-movement and by analyzing relationship of dynamic variables. The purpose of this study is to offer data necessary for coaching skills and enhancing talent in players, by dividing roundhouse kicking according to pre-movement, and by calculating contribution of lower limb segments to final foot velocity.
Section
Coaching and Sports Activities