volume 17, issue 5, P324-328 2011
DOI: 10.1590/s1517-86922011000500006
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Abstract: ABSTRACTObjective: To compare the myoelectric activity before and after ground contact between single-leg (SL) and double-leg (DL) landings in male athletes. Participants: Fifteen male volleyball athletes without signs and symptoms of lesions in the lower extremities, with a minimum of three years experience in the sport (13 ± 1 years, 1.70 ± 0.12 m, 60 ± 12 kg). Measurements: Participants performed two vertical jumps, landing unilaterally and bilaterally. The myoelectric activity of the rectus femoris (RF), …

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