Arm Movement

Some articles on arm movement, arms, movement, arm:

Backstroke - Technique - Arm Movement
... In backstroke, the arms contribute most of the forward movement ... The arm stroke consists of two main parts the power phase (consisting of three separate parts) and the recovery ... The arms alternate so that always one arm is underwater while the other arm is recovering ...
Development and History of Foil Kites
... While 2-line kites require sometimes significant push and pull arm movement to fly (especially true the larger the kite), the development of the 4-line kite required less arm movement. 4-line kites can still be flown with push and pull arm movement, but if the bottom brake line is pulled in the bottom edge of the kite stalls and will cause the kite to turn on that bottom edge ... This results in tighter turns with less arm movement - this is important if sitting in a kite buggy ...

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