Does one night of partial sleep deprivation affect the evening performance during intermittent exercise in Taekwondo players?

Mejri MA, Yousfi N, Mhenni T, et al. Does one night of partial sleep deprivation affect the evening performance during intermittent exercise in Taekwondo players?. J Exerc Rehabil. 2016;12(1):47-53.

Authors
Mohamed Arbi Mejri,1,2,* Narimen Yousfi,1,3 Thouraya Mhenni,1,2 Amel Tayech,1,3 Omar Hammouda,4 Tarak Driss,4Anis Chaouachi,1 and Nizar Souissi1,5

Affiliations
1Research Laboratory “Sport Performance Optimization”, National Center of Medicine and Sciences in Sport (CNMSS), Tunis, Tunisia
2Faculty of Science, Carthage University, Bizerte, Tunisia
3High Institute of Sport and Physical Education, Ksar-Saïd, Manouba University, Tunis, Tunisia
4Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, CeRSM (EA 2931), UFR STAPS, Nanterre, France
5National Observatory of Sport, Tunis, Tunisia

Abstract
“Athletes and coaches believe that adequate sleep is essential for peak performance.… Read the rest

Effect of fatigue on reaction time, response time, performance time, and kick impact in taekwondo roundhouse kick

Sant’ana J, Franchini E, Da silva V, Diefenthaeler F. Effect of fatigue on reaction time, response time, performance time, and kick impact in taekwondo roundhouse kick. Sports Biomech. 2016;:1-9.

Authors
Sant’Ana J1, Franchini E2, da Silva V1, Diefenthaeler F1.

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