Warm-up affects diurnal variation in power output

Kristie Taylor, John Cronin, Nicholas Gill, Jeremy Sheppard

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Abstract

The purpose of this study was to examine whether time of day variations in power output can be accounted for by the diurnal fluctuations existent in body temperature. 8 recreationally trained males (29.8±5.2 yrs; 178.3±5.2 cm; 80.3±6.5 kg) were assessed on 4 occasions following a: (a) control warm-up at 8.00 am; (b) control warm-up at 4.00 pm; (c) extended warm-up at 8.00 am; and, (d) extended warm-up at 4.00 pm.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)185-189
Number of pages5
JournalInternational Journal of Sports Medicine
Volume32
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes

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