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Year : 1990  |  Volume : 36  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 164-6

Pulse rate, pre-competition tension and performance in 10,000 meter elite runners of both sexes.


Department of Physiology Institute of Med. Sci., Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.

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A K De
Department of Physiology Institute of Med. Sci., Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.

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Five male and 3 female runners who participated in 10,000 meter distance run in South Asian Federation (SAF) Games, 1987 were volunteered for this pilot study. The pulse rate at rest, 1 hour prior to competition and post-run for 30 min at 5 min intervals were recorded. It was observed that the runners who showed less rise of pulse prior to competition, performed better. This might be attributed to less pre-competition tension in them which helped the athletes to perform better.






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