Factor Analysis of Physical Fitness: Comparison of Rowers with Cross Country Skiers

  • J. Horák
  • J. Pirič
  • M. Jirásek
Conference paper


Rowing and cross country skiing require different types of cardiopulmonary and skeletomuscular capacities. The present study was designed to investigate by means of factor analysis the different adaptive mechanisms relevant for these two different kinds of sports activities.


Maximal Load Metabolic Acidosis Physical Fitness Lean Body Mass Sport Activity 
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  • J. Horák
  • J. Pirič
  • M. Jirásek

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