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Olympic Physics: Can Runners Benefit From Drafting?

Posted August 07, 2012 8:50 AM
Pathfinder Tags: olympics Olympics 2012

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Our favorite physicist ponders whether there is any benefit to drafting in track, as there is in cycling.

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Re: Olympic Physics: Can Runners Benefit From Drafting?

08/07/2012 3:01 PM

I called Autodesk and asked them this same question. They replied, "Definitely!"

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08/09/2012 12:59 AM

It's a perfect way to finish second, or even further back....

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