Relationship Between Variations Accumulated Workload and Sprint Performance in Elite Adolescent Soccer Players
1Department of Physiology, School of Sport Sciences, University of Extremadura, 10003 Cáceres, Spain
2Department of Exercise Physiology, Faculty of Educational Sciences and Psychology, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili, 56199-11367 Ardabil, Iran
3Department of motor performance, Faculty of Physical Education and Mountain Sports, Transilvania University of Braşov, 500068 Braşov, Romania
4Physical Education and Sports Teaching Department, Kazim Karabekir Faculty of Education, Ataturk University, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey
5Department of Exercise Physiology, Faculty of Sport Sciences, University of Isfahan, 81746-7344 Isfahan, Iran
6Health Sciences Faculty, Universidad San Jorge, Villanueva de Gállego, 50830 Zaragoza, Spain
DOI: 10.31083/j.jomh1807157 Vol.18,Issue 7,July 2022 pp.1-11
Published: 31 July 2022
Background: The aim of this study is to analyze the relationship between the accumulated training load parameters (i.e., acute (AWL), chronic (CWL), acute: chronic workload ratio (ACWR), training monotony (TM), and training strain (TS)) and sprint performance variations in elite adolescent soccer players, taking into account the maturation status of the players. Besides, we aimed to use regression models with mentioned parameters, sprint level, and peak height velocity (PHV) as predictors to explain variations in sprint performance during the in-season. Methods: Twenty-seven U16 soccer players (age: 15.5
linear sprint; running speed; training strain; football; in-season; maturation; ACWLR; training monotony
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