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The effect of graduated compression socks on calf muscle oxygenation of endurance athletes
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Compression socks (CS) are used as an ergogenic aid during and after exercise by many athletes of elite and recreational status. The exact mechanism whereby CS affect performance and postexercise recovery ...
Characterisation of running specific prostheses and its effect on sprinting performance
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The development of the running specific prosthetic (RSP) has allowed athletes with lower limb amputations to participate at a high level in sports such as sprinting. Literature regarding mechanical ...