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What is a good re-run curve?

Well, the after-noon after the Swiss Team Selection Sprint in Novaggio a so called re-run was held. The athletes were allowed to enter the terrain after the Sprint, then re-embargoed and about three hours later started to a second run on the same course.fig.1. Performance index of the Sprint (blue)…
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and re-run (red)A basic idea of such a re-run is to characterize an athletes running and technical performance, as to get a perspective of the athletes potential. So what do we see here?1) The position of the peak of the red curve represents an athletes running potential. The more right the peak lies, the better. The more pointed the line is, the more all-round the athletes running skills. In the actual case the tip of the curve is relatively broad. That is an indication for varying running skills for different type of terrain (uphill, flat, downhill, stairs a.s.o.).2) The difference…

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