Bassett, D.R. and Kyle, C.R. and Passfield, L. and Broker, J.P. and Burke, E.R. (1999) Comparing cycling world hour records, 1967-1996: modeling with empirical data. Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 31 (11). pp. 1665-76. ISSN 0195-9131. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)
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To break the current world hour record, field measurements and the model indicate that a cyclist would have to deliver over 440 W for 1 h at sea level, or correspondingly less at altitude. The optimal elevation for future hour record attempts is predicted to be about 2500 m for acclimatized riders and 2000 m for unacclimatized riders.
|Divisions:||Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Sport and Exercise Studies|
|Depositing User:||Louis Passfield|
|Date Deposited:||31 May 2011 12:32|
|Last Modified:||16 Dec 2011 10:57|
|Resource URI:||http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/27861 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)|