The main references for articles and books used on this website are given here. For further reading, see the book reviews page
Daniels, "Conditioning for Distance Running - The Scientific Aspects"
Wiley & Sons,1978
Jack Daniels, "Daniels Running Formula",
Human Kinetics, 1998
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Oxygen Power, 1979
Frank Horwill, Obsession for Running",
Colin Davies Printers / British Milers' Club, 1994
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run test to predict VO2 max "
European Journal of Applied Physiology, Vol 49, p1-5, 1982
Londerce & Mooschborger (1982). "Effect of age and other factors
on HR max."
Research Quarterly for Exercise & Sport, 53(4), 297-304
Miller, WC, Wallace, JP & Eggert, KE (1993). "Predicting maximal and HR-VO2 relationship for exercise prescription in obesity." Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 25(9), 1077-1081, 1993.
W.D. McArdle, F.I. Katch & V.L.
Katch., “Essentials of Exercise Physiology”,
Williams & Wilkins, January, 1994
J G Purdy, "Computer Generated Track Scoring Tables",
Medicine and Science in Sports, Vol. 2, No.3 , pp 152-161 Autumn 1970
J G Purdy , "Related
Least Squares model for the running curve"
Research Quartely, 45:224-238 Oct. 1974
P S Riegel, "Time Predicting"
Runner's World (US edition), August 1977
P S Riegel, "Athletic Records and Human Endurance"
American Scientist, 69, 1981, 285-290.
Swain, DP, Abernathy, KS, Smith, CS Lee, SJ and Bunn, SA (1994). "Target HR for the development of CV fitness. "
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 26(1), 112-116, 1994.