Tulane’s new high-altitude chamber, which opened two months ago in the Hertz Center weight room right next to the basketball practice courts, simulates altitudes from 8,000 to 10,500 feet — nearly two miles high — for hypoxic (low-oxygen) training.
Lesley Visser introduces a cutting edge technology now available to help athletes improve their fitness.
The new chamber is from Altitude International. Tulane is the first school in the country to get this model. Air is sucked in from outside, then highly filtered and separated. It is then pumped into a glass enclosed workout room. Your red blood cell count goes up to carry more oxygen as you grow more …
Lesley sits down for a traditional Polish lunch with legendary Coach Mike Krzyzewski’s lifelong friends, and they talk about his early years.
It’s one of the most important events on the calendar each and every year for UNC Asheville athletics. This year’s “Our Turn to Play Scholarship Luncheon” presented by Wells Fargo will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on the Kimmel Arena floor inside the Wilma M. Sherrill Center.