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ERIC Number: EJ452265
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0091-3847
Can Older Be Better? The Aging Athlete.
Levin, Susanna
Physician and Sportsmedicine, v20 n7 p139-44,146 Jul 1992
The presence of older Olympians suggests aging itself may not be the primary obstacle to long-term athletic performance. For older athletes, scheduling sufficient training and recovery time becomes increasingly difficult, but physical and financial rewards entice them to try. No studies have directly addressed the true potential of aging athletes. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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