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Sport Technology
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Stewart Ross
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05 - Publisher: Evans Brothers

Looks at the latest developments in sports technology, examining the debates around new technology, and what kinds of sports technology are likely to be developed in the future. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.
Sport, Technology and the Body
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Tara Magdalinski
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-13 - Publisher: Routledge

What is the nature of athletic performance? This book offers an answer to this fascinating question by considering the relationship between sport, technology and the body. Specifically, it examines cultural resistance to the enhancement of athletes and explores the ways in which performance technologies complicate and confound our conception of
Sports Technology and Innovation
Language: en
Pages: 148
Authors: Vanessa Ratten
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-08 - Publisher: Springer

The aim of this book is to focus on the role of sports technology and the way that the innovation process is managed. This will help understand how technology is developed and integrated into the sports context. This is important particularly due to rapid technological advancements developed in sport being
Sports Technology
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Geoff Thompson
Categories: Readers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Nelson Thornes

Modern technology helps athletes go faster, higher and further than ever before. New materials and designs mean better equipment, clothing and gear. Better playing surfaces help prevent injuries and electronic timing systems measure results more accurately. Sports Technology leads to better sporting - and modern stadiums and communications technology make
Routledge Handbook of Sports Technology and Engineering
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Franz Konstantin Fuss, Aleksandar Subic, Martin Strangwood, Rabindra Mehta
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-07 - Publisher: Routledge

From carbon fibre racing bikes to ‘sharkskin’ swimsuits, the application of cutting-edge design, technology and engineering has proved to be a vital ingredient in enhanced sports performance. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive survey of contemporary sports technology and engineering, providing a complete overview of academic, professional