Laboratory running test vs. field roller skiing test in cross-country skiers: a longitudinal study.


Laboratory treadmill running tests are commonly used to assess the effect of training programs and to prescribe training intensity for cross-country skiers. The present study compared the physiological parameters during a treadmill running (R) test and a field roller skiing (RS) test both at the beginning (Beg) and at the end (End) of a 6-month specific… (More)