Acute effects of static stretching on isokinetic thigh strength on modern dancers


Agopyan A., Tekin D., Unal M., Kurtel H., Turan G., Ersoz A.

JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE AND PHYSICAL FITNESS, vol.53, no.5, pp.538-550, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 53 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE AND PHYSICAL FITNESS
  • Page Numbers: pp.538-550

Abstract

Aim. The aim of this study was to examine the acute effects of static stretching in dominant leg flexor muscle groups on concentric isokinetic leg extension and flexion peak torque (PT), peak torque % body weight (PT %BW) and total work (TW) at 60, 180 and 300 degrees.s(-1) in stretched and non-stretched limbs of modern dancers.