Head Injuries and the Everyday Athlete

PHYS ED | JULY 11, 2012, 12:01 AM | By GRETCHEN REYNOLDS

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“Much has been studied and reported, particularly in this newspaper, about the short-term effects of concussions on young athletes, as well as the potential longer-term outcomes for professional athletes who engage in high-level contact sports like football and ice hockey for many years, putting themselves at risk for multiple concussions and the lesser but still consequential subconcussive injuries.… Read the rest

Effect of Olympic Weight Category on Performance in the Roundhouse Kick to the Head in Taekwondo

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Effect of Olympic Weight Category on Performance in the Roundhouse Kick to the Head in Taekwondo

Effect of Olympic Weight Category on Performance in the Roundhouse Kick to the Head in Taekwondo

JOURNAL Journal of Human Kinetics
Publisher Versita, Warsaw
ISSN 1640-5544 (Print)
1899-7562 (Online)
ISSUE Volume 31, Volume 31 / March 2012
Category research article
Pages 37-43
DOI 10.2478/v10078-012-0004-x
Online Date Tuesday, April 03, 2012
Authors
Isaac Estevan1, Coral Falco2, Octavio Álvarez3, Javier Molina-García4

 

Abstract

“In taekwondo, kick performance is generally measured using impact force and time.

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“The WTF Taekwondo Association of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Master Shin Wook Lim as Head Coach of the 2012 Junior National Team that will compete at the 2012 World Junior Championships being held April 4-8 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.… Read the rest