Pursuits:

Objective: The skill that allows our eyes to smoothly follow moving targets is called pursuits.   This is an especially important skills in most sports, allowing us to catch, hit, or kick a moving ball.



Following a moving target, slow speed:  
Directions: Watch the butterfly fly around the screen.  Move only your eyes, not your head. Can you keep your eyes on the butterfly?

...click on the Fluttering Butterfly




Following a moving target, fast speed:  
Directions:Watch the ball bounce around the screen.  Move only your eyes, not your head. Can you keep your eyes on the ball?

...click on the Bouncing Ball