“Profiles in Speed” in The Washington Post

May 6th, 2012

“Profiles in Speed” in The Washington Post

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 Coach Arnold performing a clapping push up
 

The Washington Post is doing a monthly series profiling potential Olympic Athletes and their pursuit of being the best.  The first in the series is Carmelita Jeter, a sprinter.  Here is where you can read about how she is using a computer to help modify her stride to make her run faster.  So far, it is actually working.  Her feet touch the ground five times per second when she is sprinting.