The Effect of 16 Weeks of Resistance Training on the Fatigue Factor, Muscle Soreness, Oxidative Stress, and Myokine in Elite Weightlifters

16주 저항성 트레이닝이 엘리트 역도선수의 피로물질과 근 손상, 산화적 손상, myokine에 미치 는 영향

  • Received : 2011.12.02
  • Accepted : 2011.12.23
  • Published : 2012.02.28


The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of 16 weeks of resistance training on the fatigue factor, muscle soreness, oxidative stress, and myokine in elite weightlifters. A total of 10 subjects (six male, four female) participated in this study. The results were compared according to baseline, 8 weeks, and 16 weeks. Ammonia and Pi were increased through 16 weeks of resistance training, but this result was not significant. CK was significantly (p<0.05) increased at 8 weeks and 16 weeks compared to baseline, while LDH was significantly (p<0.05) increased at 8 weeks compared to baseline. The MDA of the oxidative stress factor was significantly (p<0.05) increased at 8 weeks compared to baseline and 16 weeks, and TAS of the antioxidant factor was significantly (p<0.05) increased at 8 weeks compared to baseline. The IL-15 of the myokine was significantly (p<0.05) increased at baseline compared to 8 weeks and 16 weeks. In conclusion, 16 weeks of high-intensity resistance training may have a positive effect on peripheral fatigue factors, muscle soreness, oxidative stress, and myokine in elite weightlifters.


Basic fitness;fatigue;muscle soreness;oxidative stress;myokine


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