Stress Biomarkers, Mood States, and Sleep during a Major Competition: “Success” and “Failure” Athlete's Profile of High-Level Swimmers

@inproceedings{Chennaoui2016StressBM,
  title={Stress Biomarkers, Mood States, and Sleep during a Major Competition: “Success” and “Failure” Athlete's Profile of High-Level Swimmers},
  author={Mounir Chennaoui and Cl{\'e}ment Bougard and Catherine Drogou and Christophe Langrume and Christian Miller and Dani{\`e}lle Gomez-Merino and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Vergnoux},
  booktitle={Front. Physiol.},
  year={2016}
}
The aim of this study was to evaluate stress markers, mood states, and sleep indicators in high-level swimmers during a major 7-days competition according to the outcomes. Nine swimmers [six men and three women (age: 22 ± 2 and 22 ± 4 years, respectively)] were examined. Before (PRE) and after (POST) each race (series, semi-finals, and finals), salivary… CONTINUE READING