Individual training-load and aerobic-fitness variables in premiership soccer players during the precompetitive season.

@article{Manzi2013IndividualTA,
  title={Individual training-load and aerobic-fitness variables in premiership soccer players during the precompetitive season.},
  author={Vincenzo Manzi and Antonio Bovenzi and Maria Franco Impellizzeri and Ivan Carminati and C Castagna},
  journal={Journal of strength and conditioning research},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={631-6}
}
The aim of this study was to examine the association between individual measures of internal training load (training impulse [TRIMPi]) and aerobic-fitness and performance variables in premiership male soccer players. Eighteen Premiership soccer players (age 28.4 ± 3.2 years, height 182 ± 5.3 cm, body mass 79.9 ± 5.5 kg) performed treadmill tests for VO(2max) and ventilatory threshold (VT) and speed at blood-lactate concentration of 4 mmol·L(-1) (S4) on separate days pre and post 8 weeks of… CONTINUE READING