hrp0084p3-928 | GH & IGF | ESPE2015

Acute Effects of a Training Session on IGF1 and IGFBP3 Concentrations in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Fighters

Filho Hugo Tourinho , Puggina Enrico , Moraes Camila , Oliveira L , Martinelli Jr Carlos

Introduction: The relationship between sports intensity and growth has become a concern in teenagers. Changes in the GH/IGF1 axis have been studied as biomarkers for training intensity in adolescents; however, reports on the effects of physical effort on GH and IGF1 levels are discordant and studies on GH and IGF1 responses in combat sports are scarce.Aim: To investigate the effects of a Jiu-Jitsu training session on serum IGF1 and IGFBP3 concentrations....