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  • IMT Improves Exercise Tolerance in Recreational Soccer Players

    “This study investigated whether the addition of inspiratory muscle training (IMT) to an existing program of preseason soccer training would augment performance indices such as exercise tolerance and sports-specific performance beyond the use of preseason training...

  • A Comparison Of Inspiratory Muscle Fatigue Following Maximal Exercise In Moderately Trained Males And Females

    “Exercise-induced inspiratory muscle fatigue (IMF) has been reported in males but there are few reports of IMF in females. It is not known if a gender difference exists for inspiratory muscle strength following heavy exercise, as is reported in locomotor muscles.” ...

  • Exercise-Induced Diaphragmatic Fatigue In Healthy Humans

    “In part of this study, twelve healthy subjects (33 +/- 3 years) with a variety of fitness levels exercised at 95 and 85% VO2, max to exhaustion. Conclusion: “Significant diaphragmatic fatigue is caused by the ventilatory requirements imposed by heavy endurance...

  • Women Police Officers Fail Fitness Test – POWERbreathe Could Help

    Nearly 3% of 13,024 police officers have failed to pass their compulsory fitness test, and of those 3% who failed, 70% of them were women (according to a news article published online at BBC News UK which looked at figures provided by 27 forces under the Freedom...

  • Respiratory training with the POWERbreathe

    Hello, my name is Anthony Mayatt and I am a personal trainer  and owner of  BreatheFitness. I was approached by POWERbreathe who asked me if I would be interested in trialling one of their POWERbreathe devices for a period of one month to see if my respiratory...

  • Corporal Darren Peacock and POWERbreathe in the Royal Air Force

    My name is Darren Peacock and I am a Corporal in the Royal Air Force for the past 15 years. My Job as a Survival Equipment Fitter involves working with adhesives and Isocyanates so every 12 months I have to take a COSHH medical with involves a peak flow test....

  • POWERbreathe Testimonials from our customers

    Many people are using POWERbreathe for a number of different reasons - sports training, fitness, even medical conditions. We wanted to publish POWERbreathe testimonials, POWERbreathe reviews and feedback from people who have used the POWERbreathe so the readers...

  • POWERbreathe User Trial: Phil Bradbury - The only way is up!

    The POWERbreathe unit arrived just as I was about to leave for the station for a four day trip to Paris, so I stuck the box into my bag and left. Which meant I did not have the opportunity to view the DVD before I started using the unit. I already knew a little...