Assessment of range of motion and muscular shortening in female flamenco dancers. Valoración de las amplitudes articulares y acortamientos musculares en bailaoras de flamenco.

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José L. Costa Sepúlveda; Jorge del R. Fernández Santos; Roque Gómez Espinosa de los Monteros; Ana González Galo;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Centro de Investigacion Flamenco Telethusa
  • Journal: Revista del Centro de Investigación Flamenco Telethusa (issn: 1989-1628)
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  • Subject: Range of motion | Muscular shortening | Female flamenco dancers | Flamenco dance. Amplitud de movimiento | Acortamiento muscular | Bailaoras | Flamenco. | Dancing | GV1580-1799.4 | Folklore | GR1-950

The purpose of the study was to assess flexibility and range of motion in flamenco dancers of Cádiz, Sevilla and Jaén (Spain) through a tests battery. The study population comprised 37 healthy flamenco dancers (25 ± 7,2 years, 1,6 ± 0,5 m y 56 ± 7,6 Kg). They performed ... View more
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