16 December 2013

Body composition assessment with the BOD POD for professional sumo wrestlers of Japan Sumo Association

Posted in English, Media, BOD POD

bod pod and sumo

Sumo Japan Association published on its Twitter account (@sumokyokai) some photos of major professional sumo wrestlers in Japan going inside the BOD POD to test their body composition and health status.

The images can be seen in the following Facebook album (COSMED News page): click here

Japan Realm article (English): click here

Rocket news article: click here


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