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Telic dominance influences affective response to a heavy-intensity 10-min treadmill running session.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19847689     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In this paper, we examine the hypothesis that telic dominance is one of the psychological variables that may influence the exercise-affect relationship according to the dual-mode model of exercise and affect (Ekkekakis, 2003). Thirty-three participants with high or low telic dominance rated their affect at 3-min intervals as they ran on a treadmill while the speed was adjusted to maintain their respiratory exchange ratio at a target value of 1.00 +/- 0.02 for a period of 10 min. Compared with baseline scores (which were not statistically different between the two groups), the mean decline in pleasure at the end of the run was twofold greater in participants with high telic dominance. This was observed after having controlled for individual differences in aerobic fitness (as measured by [Vdot]O(2max)). We also detected an earlier onset of decreases in pleasure in high telic dominant participants. Our data extend the burgeoning research on variables influencing one's ability to continue exercising at an imposed intensity that can produce pain or discomfort (i.e. tolerance of exercise intensity). Additionally, results from this study support continued promotion of tailor-made prescriptions for maximizing positive affective outcomes during exercise, which ultimately may lead to increased adherence to an exercise programme.
Authors:
Fabien D Legrand; William M Bertucci; Joanne Thatcher
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of sports sciences     Volume:  27     ISSN:  0264-0414     ISO Abbreviation:  J Sports Sci     Publication Date:  2009 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-10-22     Completed Date:  2009-12-08     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8405364     Medline TA:  J Sports Sci     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1059-67     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Laboratoire de Psychologie Appliquée. Université de Reims Champagne Aedenne, France. fabien.legrand@univ-reims.fr
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Affect*
Analysis of Variance
Exercise Test
Female
Humans
Male
Personality Inventory*
Running / physiology*,  psychology*
Time Factors

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