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

Susan C. Gray, Giuseppe De Vito, Myra A. Nimmo

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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.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2091-2096
Number of pages5
JournalMedicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2002


  • active warm-up
  • metabolism
  • intense dynamic exercise

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