Aspects on muscle properties and use in competitive Alpine skiing.

@article{Tesch1995AspectsOM,
  title={Aspects on muscle properties and use in competitive Alpine skiing.},
  author={Per A. Tesch},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={1995},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={310-4}
}
  • Per A. Tesch
  • Published 1995 in Medicine and science in sports and exercise
This brief report describes the physiological demands in competitive Alpine skiing as well as the physiological profile of elite skiers. Maximal heart rate is typically attained by the end of either of the four Alpine ski disciplines. The giant slalom probably calls for the largest reliance upon aerobic energy metabolism and oxygen uptake may increase to 75… CONTINUE READING