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Colleen English

editorials. E.H. Arnold concluded in the American Physical Education Review that “national or international competition is a menace to womanhood,” because of the anatomical and functional “peculiarities” of the female body. 54 He argued that a woman’s stature, strength, weight, and wider pelvis made

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within 20% of the world record for their age within the previous two years, at the time of recruitment. Univariate analysis was carried out with adjustment for age. The bone mineral density (BMD, g/cm 2 ) in the legs, spine, pelvis, and hip was not different between any of the groups. Total body BMD was

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Scott W. Ducharme and Richard E.A. van Emmerik

variable in segment couplings involving the knee joint than healthy runners. Seay and colleagues ( 2011 ) observed systematic decreases in coordination variability in runners with low back pain. Coordination variability between the pelvis and trunk was lower in runners with current low back pain compared

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Blandine Bril

prior to the rotation ( Dietrich, 2016 ; Shim, 2016 ). Another characteristic of the movement is the twisting of the upper body in a direction opposed to that of the lower part of the body (legs and pelvis) which, when released, creates elastic energy thereby adding to rotation speed. In addition, the

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Hendrik Reimann, Tyler Fettrow and John J. Jeka

. , van Asseldonk , E.H.F. , & van der Kooij , H. ( 2016 ). Center of mass velocity-based predictions in balance recovery rollowing pelvis perturbations during human walking . The Journal of Experimental Biology, 219 ( 10 ), 1514 – 1523 . doi:10.1242/jeb.129338 10.1242/jeb.129338 Wang , Y

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Ryota Nishiyori and Beverly D. Ulrich

were observed to push with legs to shuttle the body cranially to upright; when prone, they showed spontaneous responses to bulges in the uterine wall , including bending one knee while pushing with the other knee or lifting the pelvis to climb over. In other words, the researchers observed adaptation