143energy7 - 2 demand is higher than supply • production...

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7 Anaerobic Glycolysis • Anaerobic Glycolysis (or Lactic acid system) – Uses glucose - available from blood or from stores of glycogen in muscle cell – Glycogen is the storage form of glucose in animals • 6 carbon glucose broken down to two - 3 carbon lactates and 2-3 ATP – Produces ATP rapidly - helps meet requirements during severe exercise when O
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Unformatted text preview: 2 demand is higher than supply • production can not be maintained for very long - low yield from glucose – low muscle pH from glycolysis - inactivates glycolysis • System predominates in all out efforts of 10 - 120 seconds – 400-800m running sprints (1-2 laps) – 50 - 200m swim competition – Finishing kick in longer races...
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course KIN 143 taught by Professor Asmundson during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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