Anis Chaouachi

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Country: Tunisie

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The five-jump test for distance as a field test to assess lower limb explosive power in soccer players
    Karim Chamari
    Research Unit on Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Centre of Medicine and Science in Sport, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 22:944-50. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Intermittent endurance and repeated sprint ability in soccer players
    Anis Chaouachi
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2663-9. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Greater volumes of static and dynamic stretching within a warm-up do not impair star excursion balance performance
    L Belkhiria-Turki
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimisation National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 54:279-88. 2014
  4. doi request reprint The effects of Ramadan intermittent fasting on athletic performance: recommendations for the maintenance of physical fitness
    Anis Chaouachi
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Sports Sci 30:S53-73. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Haematological, inflammatory, and immunological responses in elite judo athletes maintaining high training loads during Ramadan
    Anis Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:907-15. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Effect of Ramadan intermittent fasting on aerobic and anaerobic performance and perception of fatigue in male elite judo athletes
    Anis Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 23:2702-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Effect of warm-ups involving static or dynamic stretching on agility, sprinting, and jumping performance in trained individuals
    Anis Chaouachi
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sport Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2001-11. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Anthropometric, physiological and performance characteristics of elite team-handball players
    Anis Chaouachi
    Scientific Research Unit, Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Centre of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Sports Sci 27:151-7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Stretch and sprint training reduces stretch-induced sprint performance deficits in 13- to 15-year-old youth
    A Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, santé, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Bp263, Ave Med Ali Akid, 1004 El Menzah, Tunis, Tunisia
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:515-22. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Lipid profiles of judo athletes during Ramadan
    A Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, santé, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Int J Sports Med 29:282-8. 2008

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Publications41

  1. doi request reprint The five-jump test for distance as a field test to assess lower limb explosive power in soccer players
    Karim Chamari
    Research Unit on Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Centre of Medicine and Science in Sport, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 22:944-50. 2008
    ..The use of performance notation accounting for body size differences may improve the diagnostic ability of 5JT...
  2. doi request reprint Intermittent endurance and repeated sprint ability in soccer players
    Anis Chaouachi
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2663-9. 2010
    ..A Yo-Yo IR1 performance ≥2,320 m could be considered as a reasonable indicator of physical fitness in elite soccer. Relatively short time interval test protocols similar to the present study should consist of at least 5 sprint bouts...
  3. ncbi request reprint Greater volumes of static and dynamic stretching within a warm-up do not impair star excursion balance performance
    L Belkhiria-Turki
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimisation National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 54:279-88. 2014
    ..In summary, an aerobic running warm-up with stretching that increases core and muscle temperature whether it involves SS or DS may be expected to provide small improvements in the SEBT. ..
  4. doi request reprint The effects of Ramadan intermittent fasting on athletic performance: recommendations for the maintenance of physical fitness
    Anis Chaouachi
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Sports Sci 30:S53-73. 2012
    ..Further research is required to determine the effect of RIF on the most challenging events or exercise protocols and on elite athletes competing in extreme environments...
  5. doi request reprint Haematological, inflammatory, and immunological responses in elite judo athletes maintaining high training loads during Ramadan
    Anis Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:907-15. 2009
    ..These results suggest that athletes who continue to train intensely during Ramadan are liable to experience a myriad of small fluctuations in hormones, immunoglobulins, antioxidants, and inflammatory responses...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of Ramadan intermittent fasting on aerobic and anaerobic performance and perception of fatigue in male elite judo athletes
    Anis Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 23:2702-9. 2009
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  7. doi request reprint Effect of warm-ups involving static or dynamic stretching on agility, sprinting, and jumping performance in trained individuals
    Anis Chaouachi
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sport Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 24:2001-11. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Anthropometric, physiological and performance characteristics of elite team-handball players
    Anis Chaouachi
    Scientific Research Unit, Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Centre of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Sports Sci 27:151-7. 2009
    ..Single leg horizontal jumping distance could be a specific standardized test for predicting sprinting ability in elite handball players...
  9. doi request reprint Stretch and sprint training reduces stretch-induced sprint performance deficits in 13- to 15-year-old youth
    A Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, santé, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Bp263, Ave Med Ali Akid, 1004 El Menzah, Tunis, Tunisia
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:515-22. 2008
    ..In conclusion, a stretch and sprint training program in 13-15 year olds diminished the detrimental effects of static stretching compared to a sprint only training program...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lipid profiles of judo athletes during Ramadan
    A Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, santé, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Int J Sports Med 29:282-8. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, all the measured serum parameters remained within normal levels for young and active individuals. The volunteers, in this study, were able to maintain a constant training load during RIF...
  11. ncbi request reprint The effect of training at a specific time-of-day on the diurnal variations of short-term exercise performances in 10- to 11-year-old boys
    Hichem Souissi
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 24:84-99. 2012
    ..Moreover, the improvement of these performances was greater after morning than evening training...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of Ramadan intermittent fasting on sports performance and training: a review
    Anis Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, Health, National Centre of Medicine and Science in Sport, Tunis, Tunisia
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 4:419-34. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Injury rates in professional soccer players during Ramadan
    Karim Chamari
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sport Performance Optimisation, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Sports Sci 30:S93-102. 2012
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  14. ncbi request reprint Potentiation and recovery following low- and high-speed isokinetic contractions in boys
    Anis Chaouachi
    Tunisian Research Laboratory, Sports Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 23:136-50. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Influence of fatigue, stress, muscle soreness and sleep on perceived exertion during submaximal effort
    Monoem Haddad
    Tunisian Research Laboratory, Sports Performance Optimisation, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Physiol Behav 119:185-9. 2013
    ..It seems that psychobiological factors other than fatigue, stress, DOMS and sleep may have mediated the 10 min exercise perceptual intensity...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of time-of-day and partial sleep deprivation on short-term maximal performances of judo competitors
    Nizar Souissi
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 27:2473-80. 2013
    ..Thus, early rising is more detrimental than late bedtime to muscle strength and power for judo athletes when competitions are scheduled in the afternoon hours...
  17. doi request reprint The effect of training at the same time of day and tapering period on the diurnal variation of short exercise performances
    Hamdi Chtourou
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:697-708. 2012
    ..Moreover, if the time of the competition is not known, a tapering phase after resistance training program could be performed at any time of the day with the same benefit...
  18. pmc Effect of static and dynamic stretching on the diurnal variations of jump performance in soccer players
    Hamdi Chtourou
    Research Laboratory Sport Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Sciences in Sport CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    PLoS ONE 8:e70534. 2013
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  19. ncbi request reprint Determinants analysis of change-of-direction ability in elite soccer players
    Anis Chaouachi
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sport Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:2667-76. 2012
    ..Further studies are warranted to detect more relevant performance variables to describe CODA. Meanwhile, soccer coaches and fitness trainers are advised to improve players' CODA using training drills that mimic crucial match actions...
  20. doi request reprint The convergent validity between two objective methods for quantifying training load in young taekwondo athletes
    Monoem Haddad
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:206-9. 2012
    ..89; p < 0.05; 95% confidence interval: 0.86-0.91). In conclusion, these findings suggest that these 2 objective methods, measuring a similar construct, are interchangeable...
  21. doi request reprint Volume, intensity, and timing of muscle power potentiation are variable
    Anis Chaouachi
    National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:736-47. 2011
    ..We were unable to consistently predict if these peaks occurred at 1, 3, or 5 min poststimulation, though declines after 5 min seems probable...
  22. ncbi request reprint The construct validity of session RPE during an intensive camp in young male Taekwondo athletes
    Monoem Haddad
    Sports Performance Optimisation, Tunisian Research Laboratory, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 6:252-63. 2011
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to examine the convergent validity between the session-RPE method and two objective HR-based methods for quantifying the similar TL during a high-TL camp in young Taekwondo (TKD) athletes...
  23. doi request reprint The effect of strength training at the same time of the day on the diurnal fluctuations of muscular anaerobic performances
    Hamdi Chtourou
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:217-25. 2012
    ..From a practical point of view, adaptation to strength training is greater at the time of the day at which training was scheduled than at other times...
  24. ncbi request reprint Time-of-day effects on short-term exercise performances in 10- to 11-year-old boys
    Hichem Souissi
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 22:613-23. 2010
    ..In conclusion, a time-of-day effect in the child's maximal short-term exercise performances exists in relation with core temperature. Such variations would have pronounced effects when expressed in training programs and competitions...
  25. doi request reprint Eight weeks of dynamic stretching during warm-ups improves jump power but not repeated or single sprint performance
    Lamia Turki-Belkhiria
    a Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimisation, National Centre of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis El Menzah, Tunisia
    Eur J Sport Sci 14:19-27. 2014
    ..1%; p<0.01) compared to the non-significant changes in the control group. The inclusion of ADS and SDS within the regular warm-up of an 8-week training programme can improve not only flexibility but also jump power measures as well...
  26. doi request reprint The effect of warm-ups incorporating different volumes of dynamic stretching on 10- and 20-m sprint performance in highly trained male athletes
    Olfa Turki
    Tunisian Research Laboratory, Sports Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:63-72. 2012
    ..The results delineated that 3 sets of ADS repetitions could induce acute fatigue and impair sprint performance within 5 minutes of the warm-up...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of concurrent endurance and circuit resistance training sequence on muscular strength and power development
    Moktar Chtara
    Institute of Sport and Physical Education, Ksar Said, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1037-45. 2008
    ..Circuit training alone induced strength and power improvements that were significantly greater than when resistance and endurance training were combined, irrespective of the intrasession sequencing...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lower limb maximal dynamic strength and agility determinants in elite basketball players
    Anis Chaouachi
    Research Unit Evaluation, Sport, santé, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 23:1570-7. 2009
    ..Given the association between squat 1RM performance and short sprint times, squat exercises should be a major component of basketball conditioning...
  29. doi request reprint Positional role and competitive-level differences in elite-level men's basketball players
    Nidhal Ben Abdelkrim
    Institute of Sport and Physical Education, Ksar Said, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 24:1346-55. 2010
    ..Strength and conditioning coaches should use Yo-Yo IR1 to assess specific endurance in players of different age and positional role...
  30. doi request reprint Ten minutes of dynamic stretching is sufficient to potentiate vertical jump performance characteristics
    Olfa Turki
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2453-63. 2011
    ..Additional conditioning activities may promote fatigue processes, which do not permit further potentiation...
  31. doi request reprint Influence of exercise intensity and duration on perceived exertion in adolescent Taekwondo athletes
    Monoem Haddad
    a Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimisation, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Eur J Sport Sci 14:S275-81. 2014
    ..between 91 and 100% HRmax) and only marginally the session duration influences the RPE referred to the whole training session. This seems to confirm that the determination of the TL multiplying the RPE and session duration is acceptable...
  32. pmc Concomitant effects of Ramadan fasting and time-of-day on apolipoprotein AI, B, Lp-a and homocysteine responses during aerobic exercise in Tunisian soccer players
    Omar Hammouda
    Research Laboratory Sport Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Sciences in Sport CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia High Institute of Sport and Physical Education of Sfax, Sfax University, Sfax, Tunisia
    PLoS ONE 8:e79873. 2013
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  33. pmc Diurnal variations in physical performances related to football in young soccer players
    Hamdi Chtourou
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia Research Unit, High Institute of Sport and Physical Education, Sfax University, Tunisia
    Asian J Sports Med 3:139-44. 2012
    ..This study investigated the effects of time-of-day on aerobic and anaerobic performances during the Yo-Yo, repeated sprint ability (RSA) and the Wingate tests in young soccer players...
  34. doi request reprint Static stretching can impair explosive performance for at least 24 hours
    Monoem Haddad
    1Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimisation, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia 2University of Jandouba, ISSEP Kef, Tunisia 3University of Manouba, ISSEP Ksar Saîd, Tunisia 4Human Performance Laboratory, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong THEi, Hong Kong 5School of Human Kinetics and Recreation, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Newfoundland, Canada and 6Research and Education Centre, ASPETAR, Qatar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, Doha
    J Strength Cond Res 28:140-6. 2014
    ..Conversely, the DS of the same muscle groups are highly recommended 24 hours before performing sprint and long-jump performances. In conclusion, the positive effects of DS on explosive performances seem to persist for 24 hours...
  35. pmc Heart rate responses and training load during nonspecific and specific aerobic training in adolescent taekwondo athletes
    Monoem Haddad
    Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimisation National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Hum Kinet 29:59-66. 2011
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  36. pmc The Effects of Music on High-intensity Short-term Exercise in Well Trained Athletes
    Mohamed Jarraya
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia Research Unit EM2S, High Institute of Sport and Physical Education, Sfax University, Tunisia
    Asian J Sports Med 3:233-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to assess the effects of listening to music during warm-up on short-term supramaximal performances during the 30-s Wingate test in highly trained athletes...
  37. doi request reprint Diurnal variation in Wingate-test performance and associated electromyographic parameters
    Hamdi Chtourou
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimisation, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Chronobiol Int 28:706-13. 2011
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that peripheral mechanisms (i.e., muscle power and fatigue) are more likely the cause of the diurnal variation of the Wingate-test performance rather than central mechanisms...
  38. pmc The effect of ramadan fasting on physical performances, mood state and perceived exertion in young footballers
    Hamdi Chtourou
    Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    Asian J Sports Med 2:177-85. 2011
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  39. ncbi request reprint Olympic weightlifting and plyometric training with children provides similar or greater performance improvements than traditional resistance training
    Anis Chaouachi
    1Tunisian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia 2Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, Research and Education Centre, Doha, Qatar 3School of Human Movement Studies, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia and 4School of Human Kinetics and Recreation, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 28:1483-96. 2014
    ..It is recommended that any of the 3 training modalities can be implemented under professional supervision with proper training progressions to enhance training adaptations in children...
  40. doi request reprint Walk-run transition speed training as an efficient exercise adjunct to dietary restriction in the management of obesity: a prospective intervention pilot study
    Latifa Beltaifa
    Tunesian Research Laboratory Sports Performance Optimisation, National Centre of Medicine and Science in Sports, Tunis, Tunisia
    Obes Facts 4:45-52. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to test the utility of preferred walk-run transition speed (WRTS) in exercise training adjunct to dietary restriction for obesity management in healthy obese women...
  41. doi request reprint Preseason variations in aerobic fitness and performance in elite-standard soccer players: a team study
    Carlo Castagna
    1Football Training and Biomechanics Laboratory, Italian Football Association FIGC, Technical Department, Coverciano Florence, Italy 2Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Schulthess Clinic, Zurich, Switzerland and 3Tunisian Research Laboratory Sport Performance Optimization, National Center of Medicine and Science in Sports CNMSS, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Strength Cond Res 27:2959-65. 2013
    ..e., >90% HRmax) in men's professional soccer. In this regard, the time spent at high intensity should be in the range of 7-8% of the total training time during preseason...