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Comparación de las pruebas de Sargent y de tiempo en el aire para la medición del salto vertical con impulso de brazos
(Memoria del IV Simposio en Ciencias del Ejercicio y la Salud, UCR, 1997-10)
Este documento es la versión completa del segundo de dos estudios discutidos en la Conferencia Inaugural del IV Simposio Internacional en Ciencias del Ejercicio y la Salud, 1997. La medición del salto vertical es un ...
Practical Applications of Science: a Critical Look at Music in Fitness
This paper presents information to be able to justify the use of music in fitness classes, and to choose some music attributes based on scientific evidence
Rehydration after exercise in the heat: a comparison of four commonly used drinks
To determine the effectiveness of 3 commonly used beverages in restoring fluid and electrolyte balance, 8 volunteers dehydrated by 1.94% ± 0.17% of body mass by intermittent exercise in the heat, then ingested a ...
Post-exercise rehydration: no change in diuresis from water ingested at different temperatures
Aim: to assess the effect of water temperature on post-rehydration urine output and fluid retention Methods: on three different days, one week apart, 11 physically active men (24±4 years old, 1.73±0.05 m and 70.2±9.0 kg) ...
The Sweating Response of Elite Professional Soccer Players to Training in the Heat
Sweat rate and sweat composition vary extensively between individuals, and quantification of these losses has a role to play in the individualisation of a hydration strategy to optimise training and competitive performance. ...
Gait Characteristics and Sensory Abilities of Older Adults are Modulated by Gender
Despite the general perception that women and men walk differently, little is known about the reasons for these differences, especially in older adults. Previous work on gender differences in older adults has focused on ...
Spatial Codes in Visual-Motor Task Performance: Translation between Vertical and Horizontal Planes
This study was designed to investigate the effects of plane translation on visual-motor task performance. Two available models that try to explain human motor performance under different operator/machine interaction ...
Efectos del Ejercicio Fisico en la Funcionalidad de Mujeres Mayores
El propósito de este estudio fue comparar los cambios obtenidos en los puntajes de la Prueba de Aptitud Funcional de la American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) para personas mayores, ...
Rapid Changes of Body Weight after a Headstand: A Metrological Analysis
Despite recent rules from amateur wrestling sport-governing bodies intended to discourage extreme weight loss measures, wrestling culture still includes varied methods to make weight, including holding a headstand position ...
Kinesiological Factors in Vertical Jump Performance: Differences Among Individuals
The purpose of this study was to investigate the kinesiological factors that distinguish good jumpers from poor ones, in an attempt to understand the critical factors in vertical jump performance (VJP). Fifty-two normal, ...