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How Olympians Have Changed (1924-2014)

What has changed in nearly 100 years of sports?
DAILY EPISODES, answering your burning Olympic questions.
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Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz).

Further Reading / Resources:

The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance
Book by: David Epstein
http://thesportsgene.com/

Ski Jumping Example:

The importance of being light: aerodynamic forces and weight in ski jumping
http://projetmod.pnzone.net/rapport/ac/jbiomech.pdf

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/24/magazine/who-said-girls-cant-jump.html?_r=2&

Hockey Example:

http://www.arcticicehockey.com/2010/11/24/1812748/nhls-historical-growth-spurt

http://insider.espn.go.com/insider/magazine/body/timeline