The Perfection Point: Sport Science Predicts the Fastest Man, the Highest Jump, and the Limits of Athletic Performance by John BrenkusThe Perfection Point: Sport Science Predicts the Fastest Man, the Highest Jump, and the Limits of Athletic Performance by John Brenkus

The Perfection Point: Sport Science Predicts the Fastest Man, the Highest Jump, and the Limits of…

byJohn Brenkus

Paperback | September 13, 2011

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In The Perfection Point, John Brenkus, host and creator of ESPN’s Emmy Award-winning “Sport Science,” uses hard data and scientific research to uncover the absolute limits of human performance. The Perfection Point is ideal for sports fans interested in the scientific basis of athletic excellence and a fascinating read for science fans interested in the physics of sports.

John Brenkus has spent the last decade studying the unique characteristics of the world's greatest athletes. He cocreated the groundbreaking seriesFight Sciencefor the National Geographic Channel, and he serves as the on-air host, cocreator, and executive producer of ESPN's Emmy Award-winning showSport Science.
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Title:The Perfection Point: Sport Science Predicts the Fastest Man, the Highest Jump, and the Limits of…Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.58 inPublished:September 13, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061845493

ISBN - 13:9780061845499

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome! Terrific read on the 'what-ifs', the science of human performance. As a life -long sports and sport science junkie, this book was ' the perfection point' for me!
Date published: 2015-07-18

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