Asymetria szybkosci reakcji zlozonej szpadzistek o róznym stopniu zaawansowania

(Asymmetry of complex reaction time in female épéé fencers of different sports classes)

The issue of asymmetry is becoming more and more widespread, causing considerable difficulties for sportspersons. The aim of this study was to assess dynamic asymmetry of complex reaction time in female épée fencers from different sports classes. Material and methods. Study participants comprised 45 female fencers divided into 3 groups. The RT-S5 test of the Vienna Test System was used to record reaction time and motor time in response to visual and audiovisual stimuli. Conclusions. The study found differences in complex reaction time between fencers of different sports classes. Champion-class fencers showed a very high dynamic asymmetry. Considerable differences in complex reaction time were found depending on the type of stimulus involved.
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Subjects: fencing epee fencing female reaction speed perception reaction speed performance capacity
Notations: combat sports
Published in: Polish Journal of Sport and Tourism
Published: 2013
Volume: 20
Issue: 2
Pages: 25-34
Document types: article
Language: English
Level: advanced