Study Information

Purpose of Study

To investigate the effects of two types of cycling exercise on training adaptations.

Lab

Queen's Muscle Physiology Lab

Benefits to Participant

In addition to the cash compensation, this study includes free exercise training, free fitness testing and free meals.

Location

SKHS Building. Kingston, ON

Compensation Info

Participants will be compensated $50 cash.


Inclusion/Exclusion Criteria

Inclusion:
  1. 3 hours of physical activity per week/li>
  2. No concurrent involvement in another training program
  3. BMI < 30k/m2
Exclusion:
  1. Presence of cardiovascular disease
  2. Presence of metabolic disease
  3. Taking regular oral medication (e.g. Adderall)
  4. Current smoker

Participant Expectations

  1. Complete 2 fitness tests before training.
  2. Have 1 muscle biopsy taken before training.
  3. Complete 7, 30-minute sessions of supervised aerobic exercise training on a stationary bike over a 2-week period.
  4. Have 1 muscle biopsy taken after training.
  5. Complete 2 fitness tests after training

Times Available

Anytime Monday to Friday. Saturday and Sunday depending on researcher availability. Please email the researcher using the contact researcher button below to set up your appointment.

Contact Researcher Back to Browse



Share this study with someone you know!