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Manuscript deadline
31 December 2020

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Sports Biomechanics

Special Issue Editor(s)

Dr J. Paulo Vilas-Boas, University of Porto
[email protected]

Dr Ross Sanders, University of Sydney
[email protected]

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Sports Biomechanics: Biomechanics of Swimming, Starting and Turning

- Swimming propulsion biomechanics

- Internal forces in swimming

- Drag determinant factors and measuring methods

- Trends for development of competitive swimming suits

- Biomechanical markers of swimming technical optimization

- Understanding starting techniques in swimming

- Understanding turning techniques in swimming

- Testing methods and advice

- Numerical models

- Comparative swimming biomechanics

- Artistic swimming, Water polo and Lifesaving swimming biomechanics

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Submission Instructions

- Select "special issue – Biomechanics of swimming, starting and turning” when submitting your paper.

- These article types will be considered: Review (preferred), Original Research, Methods and Theoretical Perspectives.

- Word limit: 5000 for reviews and 3500 for others.

- Table and figure limit: 5 for reviews and 3 for others.

- Expected publication dates: mid 2021 to early 2022.

- Authors are encouraged to contact the editors (Dr J. Paulo Vilas-Boas, [email protected]; and Dr Ross Sanders, [email protected]) to enquire about the topic of the potential submission before preparation.

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