Translated Titles

Biomechanical Analysis of Female Fast Pitch Softball Batting




郭展能(Chan-Neng Kuo);黃長福(Chen-Fu Huang);郭明松(Ming-Song Kuo)

Key Words

女子快壘 ; 打擊 ; 生物力學 ; 運動學 ; 動力學 ; female fast pitch softball ; batting ; biomechanics ; kinematics ; kinetics



Volume or Term/Year and Month of Publication

6卷2期(2004 / 06 / 01)

Page #

151 - 159

Content Language


Chinese Abstract


English Abstract

The purpose of this study was to analyze the kinematic and kinetic parameters of female fast pitch softball batting. Seven elite Taiwanese female fast pitch softball batters served as subjects. Two Redlake high-speed cameras (250Hz) were synchronized with a force platform (1000Hz) to record the hitting action. When bat speed achieved maximum, the mean moment of both thigh contributed about 32±9 (%) of total body moment. The trunk moment contributed 44±14 (%) of all. The vertical force of rear foot increased and was larger than forward foot in buffer phase. At the moment of contacting ball the average vertical force of forward foot was three times larger than the rear foot. It was suggested that in order to generate maximal bat velocity, a hitter must have a strong trunk to generate rotation moment.

Topic Category 社會科學 > 體育學
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