International Journal of Sports Science and Physical Education

Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019

  • Combined Training of Plyometric-Speed for Enhancing Home First-Base Race of Baseball Players, Junior Category

    Alexis Garcia Ponce de León, José Enrique Carreño Vega, Alfredo Emilio Aranda Fernández

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019
    Pages: 33-40
    Received: 13 March 2019
    Accepted: 6 May 2019
    Published: 21 October 2019
    Abstract: In the last seasons the junior baseball teams of Matanzas have shown poor effectiveness in the run of the bases, having speed a determining factor in the game and therefore essential to achieve success in a baseball game. The objective of this research is to design a combined plyometric-speed training to enhance the run to first base home in baseba... Show More
  • Epidemiological Review of Badminton Related Injuries Among Competitive Badminton Players

    Vindya Vimani Senadheera

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019
    Pages: 41-44
    Received: 1 February 2019
    Accepted: 30 October 2019
    Published: 6 November 2019
    Abstract: As the fastest racket sport in the world, playing badminton involves jumps, lunges, multidirectional movements with fast-spaced changes of direction, rapid postural changes, repetitive movements of upper limb and prolonged gripping of racket with high velocity movements. These high physical demands for badminton suggest that injuries related to bad... Show More