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Powering the Vertical Jump with OPT

Sean Cristea 0
A powerful vertical jump is often considered the epitome of athleticism. Many sports, such as basketball, volleyball, and some track and field events, require the athlete to perform at high levels in this movement [1]. However, many athletes find ...
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Plyometrics: Developing Power in Everyday Athletes

National Academy of Sports Medicine
National Academy of Sports Medicine
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Power is the ability to quickly produce large amounts of force. Are there any athletes that would not want to improve their ability to generate power? Conditioning Coaches who want to give their athletes some added explosiveness? What about clients ...
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