1433cv5 - Ability of the musculature to accept Blood supply...

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5 VO 2 Max • Maximal aerobic power - V O 2 max – highest O 2 uptake that an individual can attain at Sea Level • L (O 2 ) / min • ml (O 2 ) / Kg (body weight) / min • Determined by – heart pumping capacity – O 2 carrying capacity
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Unformatted text preview: Ability of the musculature to accept Blood supply Extraction of O 2 by muscle cells VO 2 max increases with age - peaks ~ 18-25 decrease after age 25 by 55 27% lower than peak...
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2011 for the course KIN 143 taught by Professor Asmundson during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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