IMG_0001_NEW_0016 - at different speeds At slow running...

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2. In running, there is -same time 3. In running, the sJance phase is a mu r portion of the total gait cycle than in walking. Running speed : stride length X stride rate Lenglh of stride is dependent primarily upon leg length and the power of the stride. Leg speed (frequency) is mostly dependent on speEdiTfrEcle contEEffiGd- neuromuscular coordination (skill) in running. Running mechanics vary from person to person and they vary in the same person running
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Unformatted text preview: at different speeds. At slow running speeds, complete foot contact is used. As running speed increases, the amount of foot contact becomes less. At slower running speeds, runners tend to run more erectly, whereas at full speed, the typical sprinter leans forward at about 15 degrees from the perpendicular....
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course KIN 142 taught by Professor Asmundson during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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