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Rusko, H. (1994) Neuromuscular characteristics and fatigue in endurance and sprint athletes during a new anaerobic power test. European Journal of Applied Physiology 69, 119–126. , Rusko, H. & Häkkinen, K. (1999) Neuromuscular characteristics and fatigue during 10 km running. International Journal of Sports Medicine 20, 516–521. , Nummela, A. & Rusko, H. (1999) Explosive-strength training improves 5-km running time by improving running economy and muscle power. Journal of Applied Physiology 86, 1527–1533.

In: Physiology and Nutrition for Competitive Sport (ed. D. Lamb), pp. 373–400. Cooper, Carmal, IN. , et al. (1995) VO2max and arterial O2 saturation at sea level and 610 m. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 27, S7. D. S. (1992) Physiological aspects of competitive cross country skiing. Journal of Sports Science 10, 3–27. , Häkkinen, J. K. (1999) Physiological comparison of classical vs. free style skiing in adolescent skiers. 5th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Jyväskylä, 19–23 July 2000, Congress Proceedings, p.

Nummela, A. & Rusko, H. (1994) Neuromuscular characteristics and fatigue in endurance and sprint athletes during a new anaerobic power test. European Journal of Applied Physiology 69, 119–126. , Rusko, H. & Häkkinen, K. (1999) Neuromuscular characteristics and fatigue during 10 km running. International Journal of Sports Medicine 20, 516–521. , Nummela, A. & Rusko, H. (1999) Explosive-strength training improves 5-km running time by improving running economy and muscle power. Journal of Applied Physiology 86, 1527–1533.

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