An Evidence-Based Extreme Heat Policy for Child and Youth Sport

Project: Research

Project Details

Description

To determine how thermoregulatory strain and the upper environmental limits (i.e. maximum combination of air temperature and humidity) for safe exercise in the heat is different between:
1) Children at pre-, mid- and late-puberty
2) Boys and Girls within each age group
3) Different levels of exercise intensity associated with different sports
Short titleHeat in youth sport
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/01/1931/12/22