How to Measure the Speed of a Thrown Ball?

Answer Estimating the speed of a thrown ball is important in many sports, from baseball to cricket. There are many different products promising to measure the speed of a ball. Major League Baseball teams ... Read More »

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How to Measure the Speed of a Person or Ball in Softball?

Speed is crucial in the game of softball, especially fast-pitch softball. "It can change the game's dynamic," according to Jason Pullara, strength and conditioning coach at Northwestern University.... Read More »

How to Measure the Distance Thrown for a Javelin?

Javelin is a track and field event in which the competitor throws a long metal object, approximately 2.5 meters in length and in the shape of a spear, the furthest distance possible. A run up is us... Read More »

What is the speed of a thrown football?

The speed of a thrown football is around 40-60 mph. Quarterbacks such as stars Peyton Manning and Brett Favre have the power, the body and the mechanics to throw a football 60 mph and above.Source:... Read More »

Does following through affect the speed of a thrown baseball?

Follow through is one part of pitching, and doing any part incorrectly can affect the speed and accuracy of the pitch. Speed may be affected slightly by incorrect follow through, but the most likel... Read More »