James A. Faulkner

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The purpose of this study was to assess the validity of predicting maximal oxygen uptake [V(.-)((O)(2)(max))] from sub-maximal V(.-)((O)(2)) values elicited during perceptually regulated exercise tests of 2- and 4-min duration. Nineteen physically active men and women (age range 19-23 years) volunteered to participate in two graded exercise tests to(More)
The validity of predicting peak oxygen uptake ( $$ \dot{V}{\text{O}}_{{ 2 {\text{peak}}}} $$ ) in sedentary participants from a perceptually regulated exercise test (PRET) is limited to two cycle ergometry studies. We assessed the validity of a treadmill-based PRET. Active (n = 49; 40.7 ± 13.8 years) and sedentary (n = 26; 33.4 ± 13.2 y) participants(More)
This study assessed the relationship of the rating of perceived exertion (RPE) with heart rate and pacing strategy during competitive running races of differing distance and course elevation. Nine men and women competed in a 7-mile road race (7-MR) and the Great West Run half marathon (GWR; 13.1 miles). Heart rate, split mile time, and RPE were recorded(More)
  • Arthur B Kennickell, Douglas A Mcmanus, Freddie Mac, R Louise Woodburn, Herman Camphuis, Arie Capteyn +7 others
  • 1996
Whitmore for research assistance. The opinions presented here are the responsibility of the authors alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Freddie Mac, or the Internal Revenue Service. All remaining errors are the responsibility of the authors. There is an earlier series of surveys done by the(More)
This study assessed the effect of distance feedback on athletic performance, physiological and perceptual markers and the pacing strategies utilized during treadmill exercise. Thirteen men completed four self-paced 6 km treadmill time trials with either accurate, inaccurate or no distance feedback (NF). Inaccurate time trials involved participants receiving(More)
This study assessed the relationship between the rate of change of the rating of perceived exertion (RPE), physiological activity, and time to volitional exhaustion. After completing a graded exercise test, 10 participants cycled at a constant load equating to 75% of peak oxygen uptake (V O(2)peak) to exhaustion. Participants performed two further constant(More)
Objective. To identify modifiable cardio-metabolic and lifestyle risk factors among indigenous populations from Australia (Aboriginal Australians/Torres Strait Islanders), New Zealand (Māori), and the United States (American Indians and Alaska Natives) that contribute to cardiovascular disease (CVD). Methods. National health surveys were identified where(More)
This study assessed the utility of the Children’s Effort Rating Table (CERT) and the Eston–Parfitt (EP) Scale in estimating peak oxygen uptake ( $$\dot{V}{\text{O}}_{{2{\text{peak}}}}$$ V ˙ O 2 peak ) in children, during cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) on a treadmill. Fifty healthy children (n = 21 boys; 9.4 ± 0.9 years) completed a continuous,(More)
This study sought to identify any differences in peak muscle activation (EMGPEAK) or average rectified variable muscle activation (EMGARV) during supinated grip, pronated grip, neutral grip and rope pull-up exercises. Nineteen strength trained males (24.9±5y; 1.78±0.74m; 81.3±11.3kg; 22.7±2.5kgm-2) volunteered to participate in the study. Surface(More)