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Design in Sports

Price: $29.95
Order Number: 707.0406
Format : DVD
Design plays an important role in sports. The Field Director for the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field discusses the design of the field and the athletic facilities director at Georgia Tech, site of the 1996 Olympics, describes the unique design features of the swimming and diving pools.

Decreasing your chances of injury by using proper protective gear is explained by sports trainers, as well as how mathematics is used to chart recovery from sports-related injuries.

This episode challenges students to:
•Evaluate the design of modern-day sports venues and their evolution from earlier, classical designs.
•Investigate how safety concerns are factored into sports equipment.
•Recognize how structural and decorative geometric elements are used in designing sports apparel and sports arenas.

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Rights granted include: a) life of media audiovisual use, b) public performance, c) campus or building closed circuit and digital/video-on-demand transmission.

Ideal for grades: 6 - 9
Duration: 20 minutes
Producer: South Carolina ETV
Series Code: 707 & 707.0400

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