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Calculated Descent Times for Different Radii in Ski Racing

The specific objective of this project is to contribute to the understanding of how line affects the time and speed of a ski racer on a given course. The broader objective is to better understand how course setting might be used to mitigate injury potential.

Published onJan 27, 2020
Calculated Descent Times for Different Radii in Ski Racing
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Abstract

The specific objective of this project is to contribute to the understanding of how line affects the time and speed of a ski racer on a given course. The broader objective is to better understand how course setting might be used to mitigate injury potential.

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Madura, J. M., Lufkin, T., & Brown, C. A. (2012). Calculated descent times for different radii in ski racing. Science and Skiing V5.

*denotes a WPI undergraduate student author

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