by Teresa Belcher, Sciencenetwork Wa
Sydney: As Australia's Olympics team make final preparations for their events over the next two weeks the badminton team may hold a competitive edge thanks to the use of 3-D motion capture analysis which has helped improve their performance.
The research led by Edith Cowan University had athletes perform a short serve—a skill shown to set up winning points—while utilising the technology.
Mixed doubles Leanne Choo with 'markers' performing a short serve. Credit: ECU