TITLE

DROP JUMPS AS AN INDICATOR OF NEUROMUSCULAR FATIGUE AND RECOVERY IN ELITE YOUTH SOCCER ATHLETES FOLLOWING TOURNAMENT MATCH PLAY

AUTHOR(S)
Hamilton, David
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Australian Strength & Conditioning;Dec2009, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study conducted on elite youth soccer athletes to determine the impact of competitive soccer match play on Drop Jump--Reactive strength index (DJ-RSI). It also evaluates whether DJ-RSI is an effective physical test to identify neuromuscular fatigue. Results show a significant drop in DJ-RSI for athletes following competitive match play. It is concluded that DJ-RSI is physical performance test that can assess neuromuscular fatigue.
ACCESSION #
48987967

 

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