Sport Science

Running & Running Gear -Last updated May 13, 1997
Books
Articles Chase, Anthony. "Tuning the Track." Newton at the Bat: The Science in Sports. Ed. by Allman, William F., and Eric W. Schrier. Ann Arbor: Books on Demand, 1994, pp. 59-62.
Moore, Kenny. "Gret Wall of Doubt: The Times Seem Impossible, the Training Unheard-of, but the Chinese Records Are Real." Sports Illustrated, September 27, 1993, pp. 20(2).
Moreau, Megan. "The Biomechanics of the Arms During Running."
O'Connor, A.M., et al. "Circulating Gastrointestinal Hormone Changes in Marathon Running." International Journal of Sports Medicine, v16 n5, July 1995, pp. 283-287.
Perlman, Eric. "Soul of a Running Shoe." Newton at the Bat: The Science in Sports. Ed. by Allman, William F., and Eric W. Schrier. Ann Arbor: Books on Demand, 1994, pp. 55-58.
Wolkomir, Richard. "The race to make a 'perfect' shoe starts in the laboratory. Smithsonian, September 1989, v20 n6, p94(9).
Video / Film
Lesson Plans & Experiments
Computer Media
Internet Resources

Remarkable Feets. Online article which orignally appeared in Exploring Magazine, Sports Issue, 1991. URL: http://www.exploratorium.edu/remarkable_feets/index.html

Slam-Dunk Sports Science site. Classroom activities related to basketball and basketball shoe design. The site is not yet complete but it has a great start. URL: http://www.tufts.edu/~jlarsen/sds.html

Organizations Internet Society of Biomechanics: Working Group on Functional Footwear
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