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Heat and running

There is an impact of heat on running performance. This study shows that the correlation is not to the temperature itself, but rather heat index which takes into account the humidity as well.


This is the first heatmap generated for activities within Zaspa district in Gdańsk, Poland. The heatmap was based on public data of runs originating from the research area of the district and logged on Sports Tracker website in 2013. This map was part of diploma work performed by Agata Niesiołowska at the Gdańsk University of…
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