Abstract&Articoli Scientifici

Performance evaluation in Compak Sporting competition

Clay pigeon shooting is a sport that requires dexterity and medium intensity muscular effort (Dal Monte 1983) where the shooters, using sportive shotguns, attempt to break clay targets mechanically flung into the air. The aims of this study … … Read More

Assessment of effort and pain after compak sporting competition using three different over&under shotguns

The recoil of a shotgun can result in both an increase in perceived exertion and pain by the shooter and the occurrence of muscle fatigue phenomena. This represents a critical aspect of the… … Read More

Effectiveness of an innovative damping device in reducing shotgun recoil

Riccardo Monzoni1 ,Francesco Lucertini1, Barbara Lonzi2, Michele Aluigi2, Francesco Mari2, Loredana Banci2, Marco Vignaroli2, Ario Federici1 1Department of Biomolecular Sciences – Division of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Urbino Carlo Bo, Urbino, Italy. 2 Department of Testing and Prototyping, Benelli … Read More

Performance does not differ between official and simulated archery competitions

Recent studies found physiological and psychometric differences, in elite basketball1 and jiu-jitsu2 athletes, between simulated (SC) and official competitions (OC). Archery is a sport characterized by only one automated technical skill3 that lasts just few seconds, thus … … Read More

Functional training is effective in improving archery sport performance

Archery is a sport that requires finesse and medium intensity muscular effort 1. It is characterized by closed skill activities, i.e. movements already known and automated repeated many times as precise as possible2. It is well accepted that the use of elastic bands, … … Read More