The Prone Position Bicycle

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dc.contributor.author Abbas, Sairah
dc.contributor.author Jermyn, Denver
dc.contributor.author Tosine, Anneliis
dc.contributor.author Vena, Daniel
dc.date.accessioned 2008-03-13T13:53:27Z
dc.date.available 2008-03-13T13:53:27Z
dc.date.issued 2007
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10214/1605
dc.description.abstract In this paper we present a new design for a prone position triathlon bicycle frame that is light weight, ergonomically efficient, and requires minimal use of muscles that are used in swimming and running. The main idea is to place the cyclist in an aerodynamic position that is comfortable, supported by the human skeleton, and efficient. The design consists of an aero bar style handlebar, an adjustable noseless seat, crank, chainless drive and gearing system and skeletal support from a hip sling, and armrests en
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dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher University of Guelph en
dc.subject bicycles en
dc.subject ergonomics en
dc.title The Prone Position Bicycle en
dc.type Book chapter en


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