Elite Runners Spend More Time in Air, Less on Ground

Elite Runners Spend More Time in Air, Less on Ground
(Piroschka van de Wouw/Pool via AP)

A recent study led by Geoff Burns, an elite runner and postdoctoral researcher at the University of Michigan Exercise & Sport Science Initiative, compared the “bouncing behavior”—the underlying spring-like physics of running—in elite-level male runners (sub-four-minute milers) vs. highly trained but not elite runners.

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