Training and performance characteristics among Norwegian International Rowers 1970–2001

@article{Fiskerstrand2004TrainingAP,
  title={Training and performance characteristics among Norwegian International Rowers 1970–2001},
  author={Arve Fiskerstrand and Karry Stephen Seiler},
  journal={Scandinavian Journal of Medicine \& Science in Sports},
  year={2004},
  volume={14}
}
This study quantified changes in training volume, organization, and physical capacity among Norwegian rowers winning international medals between 1970 and 2001. Twenty‐eight athletes were identified (27 alive). Results of physiological testing and performance history were available for all athletes. Twenty‐one of 27 athletes responded to a detailed questionnaire regarding their training during their internationally competitive years. Maximal oxygen uptake (VO2 max) increased 12% (6.5± 0.4 vs. 5… 

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