Completed Research Projects

The Division of Training and Movement Science realizes various research projects in close collaboration with other universities and with non-university partners.

Movement Profiles of Consummate Judo Athletes

Project Sponsor:

Research Questions:

  • How can the training of techniques to unbalance an opponent (Kuzushi) and to change places be improved?

Methodology:

  • Development of purpose-built measurement setup/station (Judo ergometer [JERGo])
  • Creating of movement profiles of judo-specific strength and technique parameters (performance catalogue)
  • Reliability check of the JERGo (results available, published in 2014 in the journal Leistungssport, (44) 6, pp. 21-26)
  • Validation of measured data with JERGo