High Jump Approach – Goran Obradović


This is a great short video about the technical aspects of the high jump approach. It is part of a DVD produced by my friend Goran Obradović, who is a coach for jumping and multi events at Vojvodina Athletics Club Novi Sad, Serbia. Goran has also worked with many international jumpers for the Serbian team. The video gives a concise explanation of the physics involved and the main characteristics of the top jumpers. Really worth seeing a few times if you need a deeper understanding of the event and how to coach it. You can view Goran Obradović YouTube channel and contact him via his Facebook Page. To calculate the approach curve radius and final angle you can use my High Jump Approach Calculator

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About Simon Hunt

As a professional for over 15 years with a strong academic background, Simon has developed dynamic style of personal training. Effective, functional training routines, tailored towards your personal health and fitness goals are what he loves to work towards. This style of training is based around a wealth of experience that includes, working with numerous World and Olympic athletes, developing Norwegian sport champions, preventing heart problems and other diseases through exercise as a medicine, as well as countless private clients. www.sihunt.wordpress,com www.youtube.com/user/SiHunt As professional athlete and personal trainer, i have over 24 years experience in athletics where my expertise lie in the jump events and sprints. I also have knowledge of basketball and gymnastics. I have 15 years experience working as personal trainer 6 of which as an exercise physiologist training heart patients, ranging from angina to transplant, as well as many other specialised conditions i.e. diabetics etc.
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