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Ground Contact Times at a High Performance Track Meet

400m

After going through the high-speed video from a recent high performance track meet, I decided to compare ground contact times of various events. The video footage was shot at 120 and 240 frames per second and would require manual counting of frames to determine ground contact times. The results are interesting, but not surprising. The… [Continue Reading]

Video – 2013 Harry Jerome Track Classic at 120 fps

Hurdles

On July 1st, I shot some video at the local Harry Jerome Track Classic. It was the 30th anniversary of the meet, held on Canada Day. Watching these events at 120 frames per second is very informative, and highlights both the art and science of movement.