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The science behind wheeled sports
The science behind wheeled sports

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Grateful acknowledgement is made to Getty Images (Figure 10a and Figure 10c) and AFP/Getty Images (Figure 10b).
Figure 10 (a) Wheelchair athletes competing in the London marathon in 1986. (b) A group of athletes starting the wheelchair division of the Boston marathon in 1996. (c) A Japanese athlete competing in the Boston marathon in 2008.

 4.1 Aerodynamics and technology in wheelchair racing