Sports Technology

Sports Technology

by Stewart Ross

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Sports Technology by Stewart Ross

Sports Technology looks at developments in the world of sport, and explores the way in which technology has enhanced both the players and the supporters experience. It discusses electronic decision-making, advances in technology that have improved equipment, sportswear, athletes training and performance, and looks at what constitutes cheating. New Technology is an exciting, up-to-date look at new technology and the effect it is having on the world. Each title looks forward to likely future technological advances that will affect our everyday lives.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780237540777
Publisher: MMS Gold
Publication date: 05/01/2010
Series: New Technology Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.60(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

Stewart Ross writes fiction and nonfiction for both children and adults. He has published some 250 titles which have been translated into over 18 different languages. His titles include The Soterion Mission, Into the Unknown, and Understand the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.

Table of Contents

introduction 6

Chapter 1 bats and balls 8

Chapter 2 judging and timing 16

Chapter 3 surfaces and stadiums 22

Chapter 4 dressed for the part 26

Chapter 5 sports machinery 30

Chapter 6 training and cheating 36

conclusion: the sports industry 42

glossary 44

more information 45

index 46

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