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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Race_and_sports

Issues related to race and sports have been examined by scholars for a long time . Among ... African Americans accounted for 75% of players in the National Basketball ... these views; however, some blacks and other racial affiliations do as well. ... Chief among these is a preponderance of natural fast twitch muscle fibers, ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9862297

OBJECTIVE: To examine possible structural differences in the lumbar anterior longitudinal ligament between young African-American and Scandinavian people.

www.nytimes.com/books/00/04/16/reviews/000416.16holtlt.html

Apr 16, 2000 ... African-Americans make up 65 percent of the N.F.L. and 80 percent of ... have a higher ratio of ''fast-twitch'' muscle fiber than whites do, which ...

boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/showthread.php?t=211927

It also isn't in any way restricted to blacks nor do all balcks have the extra muscle. It just happens that more black people have extra muscle ...

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Blacks who trace their ancestry to West Africa, including African Americans, hold more than 95 ... Why do athletes of African ancestry dominate running? ... For years it was axiomatic that muscles have two types of fibers - white, or fast-twitch,  ...

www.uab.edu/news/innovation/item/1489-longer-tendons-make-faster-runners-suggests-uab-research

Jul 26, 2011 ... Hunter's previous research indicates that ethnic groups such as African- Americans tend to have longer limbs and shorter calf muscles and thus ...

www.quora.com/Do-people-of-African-descent-have-an-extra-muscle

Some of us (people) have thumbcaps. I have one on my left hand, and not on my right. ... Do African American people in America have reservations the way ...

www.quora.com/Is-it-true-that-African-Americans-have-an-extra-muscle-in-their-legs

No, African Americans (or any other African-descended group) don't have an ' extra ... Please see also Why do people of some races seem to be better at certain sports? for a thorough discussion. 3.4k Views · 31 Upvotes ...

www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2013/feb/05/kenyan-advantage-calf-elasticity

Feb 5, 2013 ... and you answer "They have elastic calf muscles", then you'd be making the ... it has not yet shown that these characteristics do not exist the world over. ... The reality is that there are not enough non East African runners in the ...

thegrio.com/2011/07/29/six-stereotypes-the-black-community-believes-fact-or-fiction

Jul 29, 2011 ... Do black men really have larger penises than other men? ... In a subset of African -Americans, a condition called obstructive sleep .... With more fast-twitch fibers than other groups, muscles can contract faster and more powerfully. ... maker Durex created and ship special extra large condoms to the country.