Group Publications

For copies of the below articles please contact Professor Patria Hume

Journals

  • Bradshaw E, Burnett A, Hume PA, editors. Effects of gymnastics training on physical function in children. 30th Conference of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports; 2012 May;  Melbourne. Australian Catholic University.
  • Bradshaw E, Hume PA, Aisbett B. Performance score variation between days at Australian national and Olympic women’s artistic gymnastics competition. J Sport Sci 2012; 30, 193-201.
  • Bradshaw E, Hume PA, Calton M, et al. Reliability and variability of day-to-day vault training measures in artistic gymnastics. Sport Biomechanics, 2010; 9: 79-97.
  • Bradshaw E, Hume PA, Dulson D. Growth, maturation and injury patterns of talented young gymnasts. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2015 in progress.
  • Bradshaw E, Hume PA. Biomechanical approaches to identify and quantify injury mechanisms and risk factors in women's artistic gymnastics. Sport Biomechanics, 2012; 11: 324-41.
  • Bradshaw E, Hume PA. Growth, maturation and injury patterns of talented young gymnasts. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2015 in progress,
  • Bradshaw, E, Hume, PA, Calton, M, Aisbett, B. (2009).  Reliability of the Bradshaw gymnastics vaulting feedback system.  Submitted to Journal of Sport Biomechanics, April 2009.
  • Bradshaw, E.J. (2004). Target-directed running in gymnastics: A preliminary exploration of vaulting. Sport Biomechanics, 3(1), 125-144.
  • Bradshaw, E.J., Le Rossignol, P. (2004). Anthropometric and biomechanical field measures of floor and vault ability in 8-14 year old talent-selected gymnasts. Sport Biomechanics, 3(2), 249-262.
  • Farana, R., Irwin, G., Jandacka, D., Uchytil J, Mullineaux, D.R. (in press). Elbow joint variability for different hand positions of the round off in gymnastics. Human Movement Sciences
  • Farana, R., Jandacka, D. and Irwin, G. (2013). Influence of different hand positions on impact forces and elbow loading during the round off in gymnastics: A case study. Science of Gymnastics Journal.
  • Farana, R., Jandacka, D., Uchytil J, Zahradnik, D., Irwin, G., (2014). Musculoskeletal loading during the round-off in female gymnastics: The effect of hand position, Sports Biomechanics.
  • Gittoes, M.J.R. and Irwin, G. (2012). Biomechanical approaches to understanding the potentially injurious demands of gymnastic-style impact landings. Sports, Medicine, Arthroscopy, Rehabilitation, Therapy & Technology, 4(4), 1-12.
  • Gittoes, M.J.R., Irwin, G. and Kerwin, D.G. (2013). Landing strategy transference in fundamental backward rotating gymnastic dismounts. Journal of Applied Biomechanics.
  • Gittoes, M.J.R., Irwin, G., Kerwin, D.G. and Mullineaux, D.R. (2011). Variability of impact mechanics during forward and backward rotating dismounts from beam: implications for injury. Journal of Sport Sciences, 29(10), 1051-1058.
  • Gittoes, M.J.R., Irwin, G., Mullineaux, D. and Kerwin, D.G. (2011). Whole-body and multi-joint kinematic control strategy variability during backward rotating dismounts from beam. Journal of Sports Sciences, 29(10), 1051-1058.
  • Greene, D.A., Naughton, G.A., Bradshaw, E.J., Moresi, M., Ducher, G. (2012). Mechanical loading with or without weight-bearing activity: Influence on bone strength index in elite female adolescent athletes engaged in water polo, gymnastics and track-and-field. Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism, 30, 580-587.
  • Hume PA, Hopkins W, Robinson D, et al. Predictors of attainment in rhythmic sportive gymnastics. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness 1994; 33: 367–77.
  • Hume PA, Hopkins WG, Robinson DM, et al. Predictors of attainment in rhythmic sportive gymnastics. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness 1993; 33: 367-77.
  • Hume PA, Quarrie KL. Concussion in gymnastics. Successful Coaching UK 2004; 18: 3-4.
  • Hume PA, Sanders R. Biomechanics in rhythmic gymnastics. Technique 1992; 12: 14-7.
  • Hume PA. Gymnastic Scientific Advisory Committee (GSAC):  A working group approach to utilising science in sport. New Zealand Coach 1992; 1: 4.
  • Hume PA. Minimising Injuries in Gymnastics Activities.
  • Irwin, G. and Kerwin, D.G. (2005). Biomechanical similarities of progressions for the longswing on high bar. Sports Biomechanics, 4(2), 164-178.
  • Irwin, G. and Kerwin, D.G. (2007). Inter-segmental co-ordination of high bar progressions. Sports Biomechanics, 6(2), 129-142.
  • Irwin, G. and Kerwin, D.G. (2007). Musculoskeletal work of high bar progressions. Sports Biomechanics, 6(3), 360-373.
  • Irwin, G. and Kerwin, D.G. (2009). The influence of the vaulting table on the handspring front somersault. Sports Biomechanics. 8(2), 114-128.
  • Irwin, G., Exell, T.A., Manning, M.L., Kerwin, D.G. (in press). Biomechanical evolution of the Tkachev on uneven bars in female gymnastics. International Biomechanics
  • Irwin, G., Hanton, S. and Kerwin, D.G. (2005). The conceptual process of progression development in artistic gymnastics. Journal of Sports Sciences, 23(10), 1089-1099.
  • Kerwin. D.G. and Irwin, G. (2010). Musculoskeletal work preceding the outward and inward Tkachev on uneven bars in artistic gymnastics. Sports Biomechanics, 9(1), 16-28.
  • Kolt G, Hume PA, Williams M, et al. Effects of a stress management program on injury and stress of competitive gymnasts. Perceptual and Motor Skills 2004; 99: 195-207.
  • Manning, M.L., Irwin, G., Gittoes M.J.R. and Kerwin, D.G. (2011). Influence of longswing technique on the kinematics and key release parameters of the straddle Tkachev on uneven bars. Sports Biomechanics, 10(3), 161-173.
  • Moresi, M., Bradshaw, E.J., Naughton, G., Greene, D. (2015). The Impact of Data Reduction on the Intra-Trial Reliability of a Typical Measure of Lower Limb Musculoskeletal Stiffness. Journal of Sport Sciences, 33(2), 180-191.
  • Simons, C. and Bradshaw, E.J. (Under review). Reliability of accelerometry to assess impact loads of jumping and landing tasks. Sports Biomechanics.
  • Simons, C. and Bradshaw, E.J. (Under review). Validity of accelerometry to assess impact loads in jumping and landing tasks. Sports Biomechanics.
  • Spencer, K. & Schuhmann, M. (2015). The Influence of Body Position on the Straddled Tkatchev’s Flight Phase in Men’s Horizontal Bar. 1-20. Journal Of Human Sport And Exercise.
  • Williams, G., Irwin, G., Kerwin, D.G. and Newell, K. M. (2012). Kinematic changes during learning the longswing on high bar. Sports Biomechanics, 11(1), 20-33.
  • Williams, G.K.R., Irwin, G., Kerwin, D.G. and Newell, K.M. (2014). Biomechanical energetics analysis of technique during learning the longswing on high bar. Journal of Sports Sciences.
  • Williams, G.K.R., Irwin, G., Kerwin, D.G. and Newell, K.M. (2014). Changes in joint kinetics during learning the longswing on high bar. Journal of Sports Sciences

Books and chapters

  • Bradshaw, E. Analysing Technique. In; Pyke, F. S. (Ed). Coaching Excellence. Champaign: Human Kinetics, 2013: 147-170.
  • Bruggeman GP, Hume PA. Biomechanics related to injury in gymnastics. In:  Caine DJ, Russell K, Lim L, editors. Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science, Gymnastics: Oxford, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013: 200.
  • Hume PA, Bradshaw E, Bruggeman GP. Biomechanical approaches to injury mechanisms and risk factors. In:  Caine DJ, Russell K, Lim L, editors. Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science, Gymnastics:  Oxford, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013: 200.
  • Hume PA, Stechman M, Thomson J, et al. Rhythmic Gymnastics Developmental Assessment Programme (RG DAP) Testing Manual:  New Zealand Gymnastics, 2004.
  • Hume PA. New Zealand Gymnastics. In:  Bishop B, Hume PA, editors. Sports Science New Zealand’s Guidelines for Athlete Assessment. Wellington:  Sports Science New Zealand, 2000: 16-32.
  • Irwin, G. and Kerwin, D.G. Musculosketal work in the longswing on high bar. In: E. F. Moritz and S. Haake, ed. The Engineering of Sport 6, Volume 1: Developments for sports. New York, USA: Springer LLC, 2006: 195 – 200.
  • Irwin, G., Williams, K.R. and Kerwin, D.G. Chapter 9: Gymnastics coaching and science: biomechanics perspectives. In:  L.M. Schiavon, T. Heinen, M.A.C. Bortoleto, M. Nunomura, E de Toledo, (ed.) High Performance Gymnastics, 2013: 163-177
    Kerwin, D.G. and Irwin, G. Predicting high bar forces in the longswing. In: E. F. Moritz and S. Haake, (eds.) The engineering of sport 6, Volume 1: Developments for sports. New York, USA: Springer LLC, 2006: 189–194.