Publications

The publication process is an important part of our lives as sports scientists, driving innovation, collaboration and new thinking. Below is a list of our scholarly outputs, with links to the articles.

Albertus, Y, R Tucker, A St Clair Gibson, E Lambert, D Hampson, and T Noakes (2005). Effect of distance feedback on pacing strategy and perceived exertion during cycling. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Vol 37(3): 461–468

Albertus-Kajee, Y, R Tucker, W Derman, and M Lambert (2010). Alternative methods of normalising EMG during cycling. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, Vol 20(6): 1036–1043

Albertus-Kajee, Y, R Tucker, W Derman, R Lamberts, and M Lambert (2011). Alternative methods of normalising EMG during running. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, Vol 21(4): 579–586

Atkinson, G, O Peacock, A St Clair Gibson, and R Tucker (2007). Distribution of power output during cycling: impact and mechanisms. Sports Medicine, Vol 37(8): 647–667

Baden, D, T McLean, R Tucker, T Noakes, and A St Clair Gibson (2005). Effect of anticipation during unknown or unexpected exercise duration on rating of perceived exertion, affect, and physiological function. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 39(10): 742–746

Bath, D, L Turner, A Bosch, R Tucker, E Lambert, K Thompson, and A St Clair Gibson (2012). The effect of a second runner on pacing strategy and RPE during a running time trial. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, Vol 7(1): 26–32

Crewe, H, R Tucker, and T Noakes (2008). The rate of increase in rating of perceived exertion predicts the duration of exercise to fatigue at a fixed power output in different environmental conditions. European Journal of Applied Physiology, Vol 103(5): 569–577

Dugas, J (2009). How cool does immersion cooling for hyperthermia need to be? Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, Vol 19(6): 508–509

Dugas, J (2006). Sodium ingestion and hyponatraemia: sports drinks do not prevent a fall in serum sodium concentration during exercise. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 40(4): 372

Dugas, J, U Oosthuizen, R Tucker, and T Noakes (2006). Drinking “ad libitum” optimises performance and physiological function during 80 km indoor cycling trials in hot and humid conditions with appropriate convective cooling: 1340: Board #4. May 2006. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise: 38(5), S176, Series: ‘Hypohydration and Performance’

Dugas, J, U Oosthuizen, R Tucker, and T Noakes (2009). Rates of fluid ingestion alter pacing but not thermoregulatory responses during prolonged exercise in hot and humid conditions with appropriate convective cooling. European Journal of Applied Physiology, Vol 105(1): 69–80

Dugas, J (2010). How hot is too hot?: Some considerations regarding temperature and performance. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, Vol 5(4): 559–564

Dugas, J and T Noakes (2005). Hyponatraemic encephalopathy despite a modest rate of fluid intake during a 109 km cycle race. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 39(10)

Hampson, D, A St Clair Gibson, M Lambert, J Dugas, E Lambert, and T Noakes (2004). Deception and perceived exertion during high-intensity running bouts. Perceptual and Motor Skills, Vol 98(3 Pt 1): 1027–1038

Hew-Butler, T, C Almond, J Ayus, J Dugas, W Meeuwisse, T Noakes, S Reid, A Siegel, D Speedy, K Stuempfle, J Verbalis, L Weschler, and (2005). Consensus statement of the 1st International Exercise-Associated Hyponatremia Consensus Development Conference, Cape Town, South Africa 2005. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, Vol 15(4): 208–213

Hew-Butler, T, J Dugas, T Noakes, and J Verbalis (2010). Changes in plasma arginine vasopressin concentrations in cyclists participating in a 109-km cycle race. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 44(8): 594–597

Hew-Butler, T, K Sharwood, J Boulter, M Collins, R Tucker, J Dugas, R Shave, K George, T Cable, J Verbalis, and T Noakes (2007). Dysnatremia predicts a delayed recovery in collapsed ultramarathon runners. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, Vol 17(4): 289–296

Kriel, Y, D Hampson, E Lambert, R Tucker, Y Albertus, A Claassen, and A St Clair Gibson (2007). Visual stimulus deprivation and manipulation of auditory timing signals on pacing strategy. Perceptual and Motor Skills, Vol 105(3 Pt 2): 1227–1241

Lambert, E, J Goedecke, K Bluett, K Heggie, A Claassen, D Rae, S West, J Dugas, L Dugas, S Meltzeri, K Charlton, and I Mohede (2007). Conjugated linoleic acid versus high-oleic acid sunflower oil: effects on energy metabolism, glucose tolerance, blood lipids, appetite and body composition in regularly exercising individuals. British Journal of Nutrition, Vol 97(5): 1001–1011

Lambert, M, T Mann, and J Dugas (2008). Ethnicity and temperature regulation. Medicine and Sport Science, Vol 53, 104–120

Mitchell, J, J Dugas, B McFarlin, and M Nelson (2002). Effect of exercise, heat stress, and hydration on immune cell number and function. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Vol 34(12): 1941–1950

Mitchell, J, B McFarlin, and J Dugas (2003). The effect of pre-exercise cooling on high intensity running performance in the heat. International Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 24(2): 118–124

Mitchell, J, E Schiller, J Miller, and J Dugas (2001). The influence of different external cooling methods on thermoregulatory responses before and after intense intermittent exercise in the heat. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Vol 15(2): 247–254

Noakes, T, T Hew-Butler, and R Tucker (2009). Environmental Sports Medicine. In: Olympic Textbook of Medicine in Sport, edited by M Schwellnus, 444. Wiley-Blackwell

Noakes, T and R Tucker (2008). Do we really need a central governor to explain brain regulation of exercise performance? A response to the letter of Dr. Marcora. European Journal of Applied Physiology, Vol 104(5): 933–935

Noakes, T and R Tucker (2004). Inverse relationship between VO2max and economy in world-class cyclists. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Vol 36(6): 1083–1084

Noakes, T, H Crewe, and R Tucker (2009). The Brain and Fatigue. In: Olympic Textbook of Science in Sport, edited by R Maughan, 340. Wiley-Blackwell

Noakes, T, J Dugas, L Dugas, R Tucker, J Oksa, J Dunn, B van der Merwe, J Dirker, K Porvari, and J Smolander (2009). Body temperatures during three long-distance polar swims in water of 0–3 °C. Journal of Thermal Biology, Vol 34(1): 23–31

Noakes, T, K Sharwood, D Speedy, T Hew, S Reid, J Dugas, C Almond, P Wharam, and L Weschler (2005). Three independent biological mechanisms cause exercise-associated hyponatremia: evidence from 2,135 weighed competitive athletic performances. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol 102(51): 18550–18555

Rae, D, G Knobel, T Mann, J Swart, R Tucker, and T Noakes (2008). Heatstroke during endurance exercise: is there evidence for excessive endothermy? Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Vol 40(7): 1193–1204

Saunders, A, J Dugas, R Tucker, M Lambert, and T Noakes (2005). The effects of different air velocities on heat storage and body temperature in humans cycling in a hot, humid environment. Acta Physiologica Scandinavica, Vol 183(3): 241–255

St Clair Gibson, A, E Lambert, L Rauch, R Tucker, D Baden, C Foster, and T Noakes (2006). The role of information processing between the brain and peripheral physiological systems in pacing and perception of effort. Sports Medicine (Auckland, N.Z.), Vol 36(8): 705–722

Swart, J, R Tucker, R Lamberts, Y Albertus-Kajee, and M Lambert (2008). Potential causes of chronic anterior knee pain in a former winner of the Tour de France : case report. International SportMed Journal, Vol 9(4): 162–171

Tucker, R (2008). Thermoregulation, Fatigue and Exercise Modality. In: Medicine and Sport Science, edited by F Marino, Vol 53, 26–38. Basel, Switzerland: Karger Publishers, Series: ‘Thermoregulation and Human Performance. Physiological and Biological Aspects’

Tucker, R, M Lambert, and T Noakes (2006). An analysis of pacing strategies during men’s world-record performances in track athletics. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, Vol 1(3): 233–245

Tucker, R (2006). The regulation of exercise performance by a complex anticipatory system.

Tucker, R and M Collins (2012). Athletic performance and risk of injury:
can genes explain all?
Dialogues in Cardiovascular Medicine, Vol 17(1): 31–39

Tucker, R, C Bolger, A Bester, C Vaughan, T Noakes, and A St Clair Gibson (2005). A novel mathematical model of pacing strategy during self-paced exercise: 530 Board #121 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. May 2005. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 37(5): S100-S101, Series: ‘Exercise Testing: Older Adults, General Testing, Acute Exercise Responses’

Tucker, R, T Marle, E Lambert, and T Noakes (2007). Reply from R. Tucker, T. Marle, E. V. Lambert and T. D. Noakes. Journal of Physiology, Vol 578(1): 373

Tucker, R, T Marle, E Lambert, and T Noakes (2006). The rate of heat storage mediates an anticipatory reduction in exercise intensity during cycling at a fixed rating of perceived exertion. Journal of Physiology, Vol 574(Pt 3): 905–915

Tucker, R, A Bester, E Lambert, T Noakes, C Vaughan, and A St Clair Gibson (2006). Non-random fluctuations in power output during self-paced exercise. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 40(11): 912–917

Tucker, R, L Rauch, Y Harley, and T Noakes (2004). Impaired exercise performance in the heat is associated with an anticipatory reduction in skeletal muscle recruitment. Pflügers Archiv: European Journal of Physiology, Vol 448(4): 422–430

Tucker, R, B Kayser, E Rae, L Raunch, A Bosch, and T Noakes (2007). Hyperoxia improves 20 km cycling time trial performance by increasing muscle activation levels while perceived exertion stays the same. European Journal of Applied Physiology, Vol 101(6): 771–781

Tucker, R and M Collins (2009). The science and management of sex verification in sport. South African Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 21(4): 147–150

Tucker, R and M Collins (2012). What makes champions? A review of the relative contribution of genes and training to sporting success. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 46(8): 555–561

Tucker, R (2009). The anticipatory regulation of performance: the physiological basis for pacing strategies and the development of a perception-based model for exercise performance. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 43(6): 392–400

Tucker, R and T Noakes (2009). The physiological regulation of pacing strategy during exercise: a critical review. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 43(6)

Tucker, R and M Collins (2010). The science of sex verification and athletic performance. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, Vol 5(2): 127–139

Tucker, R, J Santos-Concejero, and M Collins (2013). The genetic basis for elite running performance. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 47(9): 545–549

Winger, J, J Dugas, and L Dugas (2011). Beliefs about hydration and physiology drive drinking behaviours in runners. British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 45(8): 646–649