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Effect of active warm-up on metabolism prior to and during intense dynamic exercise

Gray, Susan C. and De Vito, Giuseppe and Nimmo, Myra A. (2002) Effect of active warm-up on metabolism prior to and during intense dynamic exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 34 (12). pp. 2091-2096. ISSN 0195-9131

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Abstract

This study investigated whether active warm-up (AW) would increase muscle acetylcarnitine concentration before exercise, thereby reducing the reliance on nonoxidative ATP production during subsequent high-intensity exercise.