Assisted Air

A wearable device to prolong your anaerobic threshold during heavy exercise, allowing you to push harder & go faster for longer than before!

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During exercise with adequate fuel and oxygen levels (aerobic respiration), muscle cells can contract repeatedly without fatigue. During anaerobic (or non-oxygen) conditions muscle cells must rely on other reactions that do not require oxygen to fuel muscle contraction - these other reactions cause a buildup of lactic acid, resulting in fatigue and performance drop off.

With these facts in mind, is it not unreasonable to hypothesise that a device that increases oxygen intake can prolong the transition from aerobic to a anaerobic respiration - allowing you to push your limit (anaerobic threshold) for longer with no fatigue?

Finding an answer is the purpose of this project.
Achieving super-human sprint distances is the goal...

(Prototype under construction, images currently featured are for conceptualising only and are NOT my own)

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ralexrayan.rouxa wrote 08/06/2021 at 12:07 point

Great Idea very important in these days I am also working on a similar type of project you can see here recumbent bike

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Marko Dragoslavic wrote 04/25/2017 at 16:55 point

Check it out

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PointyOintment wrote 10/06/2016 at 00:09 point

This article says human blood leaving the lungs is already saturated with oxygen, and more oxygen in the air would not help:

What might help is a substance that augments or replaces hemoglobin in the blood. Such things have been researched a bit in recent years.

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Manuel Oexle wrote 06/20/2016 at 13:49 point

Any news? May I help you?

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Rodrigo Loza wrote 05/28/2016 at 02:23 point

Very interesting idea, once i thought about the same. Hope you achieve it, look forward to hack it =D!

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