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Academic Journal of Computing & Information Science, 2023, 6(12); doi: 10.25236/AJCIS.2023.061212.

Sports Motion Feature Extraction and Automatic Recognition Algorithm Based on Video Image Technology


Peiqi He

Corresponding Author:
Peiqi He

Qingdao Institute of Software, College of Computer Science and Technology, China University of Petroleum (East China), Qingdao, Shandong, 266000, China


With the rapid development of computer technology, body motion recognition technology based on computer vision came into being. In the research of sports field, the coach can help the athletes to carry out auxiliary training and find out the advantages and disadvantages of the athletes through the analysis of the athletes’ sports state, so as to guide athletes pertinently and improve their mastery of sports actions. However, the traditional motion recognition methods have low recognition accuracy and low recognition efficiency, and are difficult to be effectively used in sports training. Based on this, this paper studied the feature extraction and automatic recognition of sports actions based on video image technology, proposed the feature extraction method of sports actions based on bone key points and the K-Nearest-Neighbor (KNN) sports action recognition method combined with the improved Dynamic Time Warping (DTW) algorithm, and carried out experimental research on this method. The research showed that compared with the KNN-based sports action recognition method, the improved DTW-based KNN sports action recognition method had a 4.2% higher precision and a 2.4% higher recall. KNN sports movement recognition method based on improved DTW had good recognition effect.


Sports Action, Feature Extraction, Action Recognition, Video Image Technology

Cite This Paper

Peiqi He. Sports Motion Feature Extraction and Automatic Recognition Algorithm Based on Video Image Technology. Academic Journal of Computing & Information Science (2023), Vol. 6, Issue 12: 106-117. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJCIS.2023.061212.


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