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A specific incremental test in tennis

Girard, O., Chevalier, R., Leveque, F., Micallef, J-P and Millet, G.P. (2008) A specific incremental test in tennis. In: Lees, A., Cabello, D. and Torres, G., (eds.) Science and Racket Sports IV. Routledge as part of the Taylor and Francis group, pp. 36-43.

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Aerobic fitness is important for tennis players which enables them to generate power repeatedly for explosive stroke production and rapid court movements during extended matches (Lees, 2003). Currently a variety of test procedures are used to evaluate the exercise capacity of tennis players and prescribe the appropriate on-court training intensity. This evaluation involves laboratory and field tests.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Routledge as part of the Taylor and Francis group
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