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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 ...
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 ...