Predicting and monitoring functional overreaching

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In this interesting article of Twan ten Haaf (VU), the researches tested whether they could distinguish athletes that are functional overreached from athletes that are just tired from a training using physiological and psychological parameters. They conclude that only two simple visual analogue scales are required to monitor and identify athletes to become functional overreached. Therefore the […]

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Monitoring training load using a smartphone

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In our journey to understand the power equations and  the effect of training load on performance of rowers, we realize that monitoring of training load is not that easy. The last couple of months, Jelte Doeksen, therefore,  developed an Android application  that makes it possible to measure the training load (duration, distance, stroke rate, speed, and […]

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Publicatie Sportgericht

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In de nieuwe editie van Sportgericht staat een uitgebreid overzicht van wat er tot dusver aan resultaten is geboekt binnen de onderzoeken  “Optimalisatie van voortstuwing door water”en “Concurrent training”. Wil jij up to date zijn over de wetenschappelijke ontwikkelingen binnen het roeien en kijken wat je met de tips kan in de praktijk? Lees dan deze nieuwe […]

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