Core muscle activation and activity throughout the different phases of the golf swing: A literature review

Henriette Loock, Jeanne Grace, Stuart SEMPLE

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Abstract

The golf swing requires specific muscle contraction. The purpose of this study is to compile a structured literature review of core muscle activity within different phases of the golf swing. A literature search was conducted to capture all articles applicable. A descriptive analysis was undertaken.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-15
Number of pages15
JournalStrength and Conditioning Journal
Volume35
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

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Core muscle activation and activity throughout the different phases of the golf swing: A literature review. / Loock, Henriette; Grace, Jeanne; SEMPLE, Stuart.

In: Strength and Conditioning Journal, Vol. 35, No. 5, 2013, p. 1-15.

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