Cardiovascular stress on an elite basketball referee during national competition
Leicht, A.S. (2004) Cardiovascular stress on an elite basketball referee during national competition. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 38 (4). pp. 10-11.
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This case report examined the cardiovascular stress imposed on an experienced elite basketball referee during national competition. The average heart rate was similar for all matches, approximated 73% of maximum heart rate, and was experienced for most (>63%) of the match. Similar relative exercise intensity was demonstrated regardless of match play (men's v women's) and officiating type (two v three-referee). Further study is needed to document the physiological characteristics of elite basketball referees for greater performance.
|Item Type:||Article (Refereed Research - C1)|
|Keywords:||Basketball, Cardiovascular system, Referee, Heart rate|
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|Date Deposited:||28 Sep 2006|
|FoR Codes:||11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science > 110602 Exercise Physiology @ 100%|
|SEO Codes:||97 EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE @ 100%|
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