|aAltitude training and athletic performance /|cRandall L. Wilber.
|aChampaign, IL :|bHuman Kinetics,|cc2004.
|axxiv, 240 p. :|bill., port. ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aA brief history of altitude training -- Potential physiological benefits of altitude training -- Physiological responses and limitations at altitude -- Performance at sea level following altitude training -- Performance at altitude following acclimatization -- Altitude training programs of successful coaches and athletes -- Current practices and trends in altitude training -- Recommendations and guidelines.
|aAltitude, Influence of.
|aPhysical education and training.
|3Table of contents|uhttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip045/2003014329.html
United States Olympic Committee. Reveals recent scientific research and the latest training principles. Provides a concise history of altitude training, scientific rationale behind altitude training, its effects on athletic performance at sea level, and various programs proven to be successful. Also presents recommendations and guidelines.