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New Approach to Training: Less Oxygen

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New Approach to Training: Less Oxygen

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New Approach to Training: Less Oxygen

New Approach to Training: Less Oxygen

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Anna Panoka reports on a new training facility for speedskaters in Wisconsin. The athletes live in rooms which are depleted of some of their oxygen to simulate conditions at higher altitudes. This reportedly enhances the endurance and training of the athletes.