Sports Science

Sport Science

Science plays a valuable role in our lives on a daily basis and the sports we enjoy are no exception. Learn how science, amazing technologies and innovative ideas have shaped the sports landscape. From the racquets we swing, to the balls we throw, to the bikes that we ride, there is a lot of science behind their design, construction and manufacturing.

How It’s Made – Surfboards

Discovery Channel – Physics of Pitching

FSN Sport Science – Hang Time – Jordan Farmar

FSN Sport Science – Reaction Time – Tennis Test

The Science of Happy Gilmore

The Science of Cricket

History – Design Behind the Bike

7 Crazy Bikes You Have to See to Believe

The Physics of Snowboarding

Formula 1 Aerodynamics – The Basics

The Science of the Hardest Kick

The Science of the Scrum

The Physics and Speed of Fencing

How Technology has Changed Sports

How It’s Made – Tennis Balls

How It’s Made – Baseballs

How It’s Made – Darts

How It’s Made – Soccer Balls

How It’s Made – Bicycle Helmets

From Island to Ice – A Journey of Curling Stones

How It’s Made – Footballs

How It’s Made – Gut Tennis Strings

How It’s Made – New World Cup Soccer Balls