Pedro E Alcaraz

Summary

Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi Effects of three types of resisted sprint training devices on the kinematics of sprinting at maximum velocity
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Kinesiology and Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, Universidad Catolica San Antonio de Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 22:890-7. 2008
  2. doi Relationship between characteristics of water polo players and efficacy indices
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 26:1852-7. 2012
  3. doi Throwing velocities, anthropometric characteristics, and efficacy indices of women's European water polo subchampions
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 25:3051-8. 2011
  4. doi Power-load curve in trained sprinters
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Kinesiology and Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 25:3045-50. 2011
  5. doi Similarity in adaptations to high-resistance circuit vs. traditional strength training in resistance-trained men
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2519-27. 2011
  6. doi Physical performance and cardiovascular responses to an acute bout of heavy resistance circuit training versus traditional strength training
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Kinesiology and Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, Universidad Catolica San Antonio de Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 22:667-71. 2008
  7. doi Effects of high-resistance circuit training in an elderly population
    Salvador Romero-Arenas
    Faculty of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, Catholic University of San Antonio, Murcia, Spain
    Exp Gerontol 48:334-40. 2013
  8. doi Position-specific anthropometry and throwing velocity of elite female water polo players
    Josue G Martinez
    1Research Center for High Performance Sport UCAM, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain 2Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain 3Sport Sciences and Education Faculty, University of Vigo, Pontevedra, Spain 4Sport Sciences Studies, Medicine Faculty, University of Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain 5Department of Physical Education, Faculty of Sport Science, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain and 6Discipline of Exercise, Health and Performance, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 29:472-7. 2015
  9. doi Effects of different amplitudes (high vs. low) of whole-body vibration training in active adults
    Esmeraldo Martínez-Pardo
    UCAM Research Center for High Performance Sport, Catholic University of San Antonio, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 27:1798-806. 2013
  10. doi Effect of a whole-body vibration training modifying the training frequency of workouts per week in active adults
    Esmeraldo Martínez-Pardo
    1Research Center for High Performance Sport UCAM, Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, España 2Faculty of Sport UCAM, Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, España and 3Faculty of Health Sciences, Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 28:3255-63. 2014

Collaborators

  • Anthony J Blazevich
  • Nicholas P Linthorne
  • Esmeraldo Martínez-Pardo
  • Salvador Romero-Arenas
  • Josue G Martinez
  • Jonathan Freeston
  • J Arturo Abraldes
  • Ma Helena Vila
  • Carmen Ferragut
  • Marian M Noguera
  • Nuria Rodriguez
  • Enrique Martínez-Ruiz
  • Jacobo A Rubio-Arias
  • Antonio J Luque
  • Miryam Martínez-Pascual
  • Jorge Perez-Gomez
  • Francisco J López-Román

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi Effects of three types of resisted sprint training devices on the kinematics of sprinting at maximum velocity
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Kinesiology and Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, Universidad Catolica San Antonio de Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 22:890-7. 2008
    ..In particular, the coach should look for changes in the athlete's forward lean and changes in the angles of the support leg during the ground contact phase of the stride...
  2. doi Relationship between characteristics of water polo players and efficacy indices
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 26:1852-7. 2012
    ..Coaches should pay attention to these indices for the development of performance throughout the season...
  3. doi Throwing velocities, anthropometric characteristics, and efficacy indices of women's European water polo subchampions
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 25:3051-8. 2011
    ..We concluded that elite female water polo players modify their throwing velocity depending if the throw is performed during training or competitive situation...
  4. doi Power-load curve in trained sprinters
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Kinesiology and Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 25:3045-50. 2011
    ....
  5. doi Similarity in adaptations to high-resistance circuit vs. traditional strength training in resistance-trained men
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2519-27. 2011
    ..Thus, HRC training promoted a similar strength-mass adaptation as traditional training while using a shorter training session duration...
  6. doi Physical performance and cardiovascular responses to an acute bout of heavy resistance circuit training versus traditional strength training
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Kinesiology and Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, Universidad Catolica San Antonio de Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 22:667-71. 2008
    ..HRC may be an effective training strategy for the promotion of both strength and cardiovascular adaptations...
  7. doi Effects of high-resistance circuit training in an elderly population
    Salvador Romero-Arenas
    Faculty of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, Catholic University of San Antonio, Murcia, Spain
    Exp Gerontol 48:334-40. 2013
    ..Hence, HRC training was as effective as TS for improving isokinetic strength, bone mineral density and lean mass. Only HRC training elicited adaptations in the cardiovascular system and a decrease in fat mass...
  8. doi Position-specific anthropometry and throwing velocity of elite female water polo players
    Josue G Martinez
    1Research Center for High Performance Sport UCAM, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain 2Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain 3Sport Sciences and Education Faculty, University of Vigo, Pontevedra, Spain 4Sport Sciences Studies, Medicine Faculty, University of Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain 5Department of Physical Education, Faculty of Sport Science, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain and 6Discipline of Exercise, Health and Performance, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 29:472-7. 2015
    ..Trainers should focus on increasing the modifiable characteristics (muscle mass and arm girths) that contribute to throwing velocity in this population...
  9. doi Effects of different amplitudes (high vs. low) of whole-body vibration training in active adults
    Esmeraldo Martínez-Pardo
    UCAM Research Center for High Performance Sport, Catholic University of San Antonio, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 27:1798-806. 2013
    ..In this sense, GH would be a better training if the practitioners want to develop both strength and hypertrophy of the lower limbs...
  10. doi Effect of a whole-body vibration training modifying the training frequency of workouts per week in active adults
    Esmeraldo Martínez-Pardo
    1Research Center for High Performance Sport UCAM, Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, España 2Faculty of Sport UCAM, Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, España and 3Faculty of Health Sciences, Catholic University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 28:3255-63. 2014
    ..The vibration magnitude of the study presented an adaptation stimulus for muscle hypertrophy. The vibration training used in this study may be valid for athletes to develop both strength and hypertrophy of the lower limbs. ..
  11. doi Determining the optimal load for resisted sprint training with sled towing
    Pedro E Alcaraz
    Department of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, Kinesiology and Biomechanics Laboratory, San Antonio Catholic University of Murcia, Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain
    J Strength Cond Res 23:480-5. 2009
    ..8674 x % velocity) + 87.99. The equation, although specific for type of surface used and sled towing characteristics, is useful in establishing the optimal load for acceleration and maximum velocity training with sled towing...