Biomechanics

The Relationship Between The Mechanical Parameters In The Take-Off Of A Vault And The Drop Jump Ability / In the vault in gymnastics, the take-off motion is important to the success of the vault and to perform more difficult…
Kasamatsu Versus Tsukahara Vault / In the gymnastics vault, many male gymnasts presently perform vaulting of the Kasamatsu type in competitions. The…
Optimization Of Velocity Characteristics Of The Yurchenko Vault / Various versions of the Yurchenko vault are contemporarily the most widely used vaults in women’s gymnastics. Using a…
Knee Injuries At Landing And Take-Off Phase In Gymnastics / The purpose of the present study was to record the incidence of knee injuries in Greek artistic gymnasts in relation to…
The Physics of the Gymnastic Giant / It should be clear that if you want to swing higher or faster, you must add energy to the system (in this case, the…
Balancing In Handstand On The Floor [PDF] / Based on stabilometric measurements and 3D kinematic analysis of correcting movements equalizing the perturbations…
Kinematic And Kinetic Tumbling Take-Off Comparisons Of A Spring-Floor And An Air Floor(Tm): A Pilot Study [PDF] / Tumbling take-offs on floor exercise apparatuses of varying stiffness properties may contribute to apparatus behaviours…
Kinematic And Kinetic Analysis Of Counter Movement Jump Versus Two Different Types Of Standing Back Somersault [PDF] / The aim of this study was to compare the take-off’s kinetic and kinematic variables between three types of jumps from a…
Assessment Of Gymnastic Skills At Physical Education – The Case Of Backward Roll [PDF] / Article presents a model of the assessment of gymnastics skill. The presented task, backward roll, includes…
The Mystery Of Twisting ( George Hery ) – Gymnastics Wisdom / Twisting is indeed a mystery for many people; and mainly because we do not really understand three very important…
Analysis of physical training influence on the technical execution of dismounts off the uneven bars / Highlighting of physical training dynamics and its influence on the biomechanical characteristics of the dismounts off…
The influence of body position on the straddled Tkatchev’s flight phase in men’s horizontal bar / To examine the effect of level of expertise on the flight phase of the straddled Tkatchev we analysed six male gymnasts…
Late Drop Techniques For In-Bar Skills By Tom Forster / This article covers techniques for entering close bar skills and highlights some common errors to avoid.
Finding The Best Twisting Direction - George Hery / Get 10 different coaches in a gym and you will have 10 different ideas on how to figure out your natural twisting…
More Iron Cross Training - Hideo Mizoguchi / The Iron Cross on rings is the most recognized skill in men's gymnastics. Here Hideo (Mizo) Mizoguchi shows one of the…
Head Alignment in Handstands / Welcome to the GymTactics Videos channel: "Tactics" is a way of thinking about skills and thinking about coaching,…
Le Salto Arrière Groupé / Comment enseigner le salto arrière groupé au sol avec des débutantes ? Avec notre formateur Angelo Ritorto .
The Forward Lunge / The complete training on the forward lunge to handstand on floor.