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The effect of graduated compression socks on calf muscle oxygenation of endurance athletes
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Compression socks (CS) are used as an ergogenic aid during and after exercise by many athletes of elite and recreational status. The exact mechanism whereby CS affect performance and postexercise recovery ...
Optimal training load for the hang clean and squat jump in u-21 rugby players
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study investigated the optimal training load required for peak-power production in two types of exercises, namely an Olympic-type and a ballistic exercise. The hang clean and the squat jump were ...
Proximal feed artery regulation of skeletal muscle blood flow during exercise : the paraplegic model
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The mechanisms of blood flow (BF) control to skeletal muscle during dynamic exercise are still not clearly understood. The paraplegic subject (P) has reduced sympathetic innervation to the lower limbs. ...
The relationship between anthropometry and respiratory muscle function in land- and water-based athletes
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The purpose of this study was to gain more information on respiratory muscle function of team sports. This was achieved by determining the relationship between anthropometry and respiratory muscle ...
The magnitude and duration of post exercise hypotension after land and water exercise
(Dissertations -- Sport scienceTheses -- Sport science, 2009-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: It is well-known that acute and chronic aerobic and resistance exercise results in decreased blood pressure (BP) in hypertensive individuals. There is little evidence that water exercise has a similar ...
Endocrine response to small-sided games and match play in elite u19 South African soccer players
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT : Purpose Small-sided games (SSGs) are used worldwide with the intention of stimulating significant physiological adaptations in players that are specific to match demands. The external load of SSGs and ...
Die invloed van spoed-, krag- en uithoudingsvermoe-oefeninge op die polsslag
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1945)
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