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Physiological response differences between treadmill and pool running in college - aged females
18 women (19 - 30) were studied to determine if running in a pool elicited similar physiological responses as treadmill running. Each Ss performed 2 VO2max tests, one in the pool (P) which consisted of simulating running ...
A Formula Developed for the Prediction of Residual Volume of Female Subjects While Immersed
The closed-circuit oxygen dilution technique was used to measure residual volume (RV) in 100 female Ss, age 10 to 56, while seated on land (RV dry) and while immersed to the neck (RV wet). There was a significant difference ...
Self motivation, compliance, and reasons for attending the La Crosse Exercise and Health Program - Adult Fitness Unit
This study examined factors such as self-motivation and exercise habits (compliance or noncompliance) as well as participant reasons for attending the La Crosse Exercise and Health Program Adult Fitness Unit. Participants ...
Norms and percentile rankings of health-related fitness for fitness majors at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
This study evaluated four health-related fitness components: cardiovascular endurance, flexibility, muscular endurance, and body composition. Data were collected on a varied number of subjects for each test. The subjects ...
Fine Print no. 4, Fall 1989
(Murphy Library, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, 1989)
A descriptive study of the perceptions of black students? experiences and satisfaction at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
The intent of this study was to examine the perception of African American students' experiences at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse. This was a descriptive study attempting to identify students' perception of the ...
The utilization of computers and software in corporate fitness
Fifty corporations were surveyed to determine the utilization of computers and software in corporate fitness. Of the corporations surveyed, 83.9% had a computer and were aided by supporting software, and nearly all had a ...
Comparative analysis of the one-mile walk field test to actual maximal oxygen consumption values in college females
30 healthy college female volunteers, 18-29 yrs, performed an actual VO2max treadmill test and 2, one-mile walks for time. Each S's wt (lbs), gender, age, time and HR responses during a one-mile walk were obtained to ...
Comparative analysis of the one-mile field test to actual maximal oxygen consumption in college males
34 healthy college male volunteers, 18-29yrs, performed an actual VO2max test and 2, one-mile walks for time. Each S's age, wt (lbs), gender, HR responses, and time during a one-mile walk were obtained to calculate VO2max, ...
Effects of training on land and in water on VO2max in college aged men and women
21 volunteers, aged 18-24 yrs; were randomly assigned to train on land (males, n=6; females, n=5) or in water (males, n=5; females, n=5) for 6 wks. Max exercise tests utilizing running protocols were completed on the TM ...