Simone Biles: defying the laws of physics?

MCINERNEY, Ciaran and KELLEY, John (2016). Simone Biles: defying the laws of physics? +Plus magazine.

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    Abstract

    Simone Biles is a gymnast in a league of her own. In the 2016 Olympics in Rio she stunned audiences with a move some thought defies the laws of physics: the Biles, which incorporates a double somersault, a twist in mid-air, and a blind landing (see the video below). How does she do it?

    Item Type: Article
    Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Centre for Sports Engineering Research
    Departments - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Health and Well-being > Department of Sport
    Depositing User: Ciaran Mcinerney
    Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2017 14:06
    Last Modified: 27 Jan 2018 21:31
    URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/14332

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