Engineering a sporting chance?

JAMES, David (2012). Engineering a sporting chance? Institute of Engineering and Technology, 6, p. 7.

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    Abstract

    All too often we idealise our athletic heroes’ pursuit of the virtuous perfection of natural talent, and fail to recognise that technology is fundamental to this process. For individuals who are close to the world of elite sport, the very notion of a ‘natural performance’ is an abstract concept that is far removed from reality. It is no overstatement to suggest that science and engineering are absolutely central to the modern sporting world; however, this is a relationship that should not be feared, but rather embraced.

    Item Type: Article
    Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Centre for Sports Engineering Research
    Page Range: p. 7
    Depositing User: Carole Harris
    Date Deposited: 02 Feb 2018 11:03
    Last Modified: 02 Feb 2018 11:03
    URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/13476

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