Football players exert more energy in shorter bursts during daily workouts which can quickly wear a player out when they are training outdoors in hot, humid conditions.
(PRWEB) July 17, 2012
Helpful information on football players and heat stroke is now available for free at KestrelMeters.com. The site recently published a helpful guide on the problems associated with football players and heat stroke, an issue that has been especially important during this year’s scorching summer temperatures. Bob Smith, KestrelMeters.com spokesman said, “The topic of football players and heat stroke is something that comes up every year. Football players exert more energy in shorter bursts during daily workouts which can quickly wear a player out when they are training outdoors in hot, humid conditions. We’ve published this free guide to preventing heat stroke in football players as a way to try and educate others on the dangers of not being prepared when exercising or training outdoors during warm weather.”
For all athletes, heat stroke is a potentially fatal condition that must be taken care of in order to prevent serious damage or even death. To prevent heat stroke in football players, the guide from KestrelMeters suggests having constant access to plenty of water, taking regular breaks and using a handheld weather meter to track environmental conditions. Smith said, “It’s understood that sometimes athletes have to train outdoors in conditions that may be less than optimum, however, football players and heat stroke is something that can be prevented. Players, coaches and other field staff must be trained to recognize the symptoms of heat stroke, and medical personnel should always be nearby when the weather is especially warm just in case someone begins to overheat.”
Kestrel sells top of the line wind meters and handheld weather meters that are designed to be easy to use, highly durable and portable. The site features the most popular Kestrel weather meters at affordable prices, and includes helpful product details and customer reviews. In addition to selling handheld weather meters, the KestrelMeters also sells accessories for weather meters, including cases, calibration tools, replacement parts and tripods. The company provides products for a wide range of professionals, including firefighters, farmers, HVAC techs and military personnel all over the world. For more information, please visit KestrelMeters.com.