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Peak performance: Should elite athletes train at high altitudes?

By Shane Huntington

Exercise physiologist Prof Jerome Dempsey discusses how the human body responds to lower oxygen concentrations at high altitudes and whether elite athletes really benefit from training under such conditions.

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University of Melbourne