Information from Patla and Vickers who recorded the gaze of participants as they approached and stepped over obstacles of varying height.
Vision and Goal-Directed Movement
Throughout history, humans have sought ways to make work easier, more cost and resource efficient, and safer.
Sport Mechanics for Coaches-3rd Edition
An overview of some common terms used in Sport Mechanics.
Fundamentals of Motor Behavior eBook
Over the years, many different theories have been used to explain how people learn.
Motor Control and Learning-5th Edition
Learn more about various functions of feedback in movement control, such as how we can conceptualize these functions as acting before a movement, during a movement, and after a movement.
The Athlete's Clock eBook
In athletes, stride rhythm is often coupled with breathing while running, walking, cycling, or rowing. This is called entrainment of ventilation and locomotion.
Motor Learning and Development
Distribution of practice refers to the amount of practice during each period and the amount of rest between practice sessions in order to ensure optimal learning of motor skills (Magill, 2007).
Perceptual-Motor Activities for Children With Web Resource
Educators who want to help children develop to their full potential must educate the whole child by addressing physical, mental, and emotional needs. Many programs at elementary schools focus on academic and emotional development, but how many address children�s physical development?
Biomechanics of Skeletal Muscles eBook
When a fully activated muscle or a fiber is stretched with a moderate speed from one constant length to another, the force recorded on its end exceeds the maximum isometric force at the same muscle length.
Motor Learning and Performance 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
As you�ll recall from chapter 2, the movement programming stage is the third in the sequence of information-processing stages.