Do E-Athletes Move?: A Study on Training and Physical Exercise in Elite E-Sports

  title={Do E-Athletes Move?: A Study on Training and Physical Exercise in Elite E-Sports},
  author={Tuomas Kari and Veli-Matti Karhulahti},
  journal={Int. J. Gaming Comput. Mediat. Simulations},
This article offers possibly the first peer-reviewed study on the training routines of elite e-athletes with special focus on the subjects' physical exercise routines. The study is based on a sample of 115 elite e-athletes. According to the responses, e-athletes train approximately 5.28 hours every day around the year on the elite level. Approximately 1.08 hours of that training is physical exercise. More than half 55.6% of the elite e-athletes believe that integrating physical exercise in… 

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