Invited Papers

The following papers were specially invited by the journal Editors, and represent work by leading researchers in the field:

Timothy N. Crouch, David Burton, Zach A. LaBry, Kim B. Blair: Riding against the wind: a review of competition cycling aerodynamics

Darren J. Stefanyshyn, John W. Wannop: Biomechanics research and sport equipment development

Lloyd Smith , Jeff Kensrud: Field and laboratory measurements of softball player swing speed and bat performance

Rod Cross: Impact of sports balls with striking implements

James Clarke, Sharon J. Dixon, Loic Damm, Matt J. Carré: The effect of normal load force and roughness on the dynamic traction developed at the shoe–surface interface in tennis