Cycling Science

Cycling Science

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Provides an overview of how the rider and the machine work together, examining the tire rolling resistance, the difference between yield strength and ultimate strength, and the importance of aerodynamics.The human body contains a host of complex, collaborative, and interdependent systems. ... but a key difference between man and machine is that training improves all of the human body; most Bones The bones of our skeleton are the ... An adult has 206 bones and the skeleton of a male adult weighs 9 to 13 lb (4 to 6 kg), while that of a female weighs 7 to 9 lb ... sex-specific variations in lean leg volume.1 How does my brain help me ride? racer? Picture this. The Human Factor 152 153.

Title:Cycling Science
Author:Max Glaskin
Publisher:University of Chicago Press - 2012-11-15


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