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Healthy fit males who don’t mind a bit of caffeine required

by | Nov 15, 2011

We are doing a study on caffeine metabolism and how the possession of a particular gene variant may affect it’s metabolism and also exercise performance.  We’d like to recruit healthy male cyclists Below is the  basic details of what is required for the study.
 
We are looking for healthy, endurance-trained male cyclists between the ages of  18 and 40 , who  exercise at least 3 days per week. 
 
Participants will be required to come in on four separate occasions as follows:
 
Session 1: 1.5 hours for maximal aerobic testing and blood sample collection
Session 2: 1 hour initially for blood sample collections, supplementation and breakfast then a blood sample collection 2.5 hours later
Session 3-4:  base-line blood sample collection, supplementation and breakfast then 1 hour rest followed by 2.5 hours of exercise.
 
All participants who successfully complete this study will be given $80 in vouchers to reimburse them for travel and time.
 
If you are interested in taking part please contact:
 
Michelle McGrath
M.McGrath@massey.ac.nz
027 6817557