Biomechanics of bowling

  • Y. Murase
  • M. Miyashita
  • H. Matsui
  • S. Mizutani
  • H. Wakita
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Part of the International Series on Sport Sciences book series (MMSS)

Abstract

Although many books and papers describing bowling techniques have been published, there is little information dealing with the mechanics of bowling. The present study was undertaken to investigate bowling performances by analyzing with cinematography the motion of the bowling ball during the approach and delivery.

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References

  1. Armbruster, D. A., L. W. Irwin, and F. F. Musker. 1967. Basic Skills in Sports for Men and Women. 4th Ed. C. V. Mosby, St. Louis.Google Scholar
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Copyright information

© University Park Press 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Murase
    • 1
  • M. Miyashita
    • 2
  • H. Matsui
    • 2
  • S. Mizutani
    • 3
  • H. Wakita
    • 3
  1. 1.Nagoya-Gakuin UniversityAichiJapan
  2. 2.University of NagoyaNagoyaJapan
  3. 3.Mie UniversityNagoyaJapan

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