[Effect of ultra-endurance swimming on body composition--marathon swim 2006 from Rapperswil to Zurich].

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We measured, during a marathon swimming event 2006 in the lake of Zurich, load intensity, energy intake, energy expenditure and impact on both muscle and fat mass in a trained long-distance swimmer. The swimmer had a load intensity of 125 bpm corresponding to 51% VO2(max). Despite adequate energy intake during the load, an energy deficit of 500 kcal per… (More)

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@article{Knechtle2007EffectOU, title={[Effect of ultra-endurance swimming on body composition--marathon swim 2006 from Rapperswil to Zurich].}, author={Beat Knechtle and Brigitte M Baumann and Philipp Knechtle}, journal={Praxis}, year={2007}, volume={96 15}, pages={585-9} }