Thursday, 16 March 2017

Total Energy Expenditure, Energy Intake, and Body Composition in Endurance Athletes Across the Training Season: A Systematic Review

Posted in Research News, Scientific News, Science and Performance

indirect calorimetry

An interesting article on Sport Medicine Online reviewed 321 scientific articles to analyze the alterations of total energy expenditure (TEE), energy intake, and body composition during different seasonal training phases.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

A systematic review and meta-analysis comparing cardiopulmonary exercise test values obtained from the arm cycle and the leg cycle respectively in healthy adults

Posted in Research News, Scientific News, Science and Performance

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This new paper reviews results of previous studies in comparing cardio pulmonary exercise test results achieved by arm cycle ergometer (AC) and to leg cycle ergometer (LC)

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

VO2Max and VO2AT: athletic performance and field role of elite soccer players

Posted in Research News, Scientific News, Science and Performance

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The findings of a 12-year research period on elite football professional athletes were published in the Italian journal "Sport Sciences for Health"

Monday, 23 May 2016

New York Times on how sport science can help in breaking the 2-hour marathon barrier

Posted in Research News, Scientific News, Science and Performance

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An extremely interesting article on the New York Times of the 16th of May 2016 describes the attempts of sport scientist Prof. Yannis Pitsidalis to produce a revolutionary marathon time.

Tuesday, 08 March 2016

Building efficiency and quality in health education: The Army Wellness Center Model

Posted in Research News, Scientific News, Science and Performance

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The March/April 2016 issue of the ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal hosts an interesting article analysing the success of the standardized large-scale health prevention model of the US Army Wellness Centers (AWC).

Thursday, 25 February 2016

Laboratory and Field based assessment of maximal aerobic power of elite SUP athletes

Posted in Research News, Scientific News, Science and Performance

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A new study covering both laboratory and field test assessments, published International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, investigates on the maximal aerobic power of elite Stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) athletes.

Monday, 25 January 2016

Physiology of Alpine Skiing: A review

Posted in Research News, Scientific News, Science and Performance

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A review study published on the Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports analyzes the recent findings on exercise physiology in Alpine skiing.

Thursday, 07 January 2016

International Seminar for Aquatic (and other) coaches

Posted in Event News, Science and Performance

International Seminar for Aquatic (and other) coaches

Organised by: LABIOMEP: Porto Biomechanics Laboratory
Date: 1-2 February 2016
Venue: LABIOMEP: Porto Biomechanics Laboratory, Porto (Portugal)
Topics: Sport Science, Biomechanics, Exercise Physiology

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