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posted by betty .
why does an athlete or person in good physical condition has a lower resting heart rate than a person who is relatively unfit.
I ran a Google search using these terms:
athlete resting heart rate
(notice the correct spelling of athlete, or I wouldn't have gotten decent results)
Here are two of the websites at the top of the results list:
Athlete's Heart  Just like other muscles, the heart responds to ...
The most important muscle an athlete develops is her heart. Generally as she becomes more fit, her resting heart rate slows  a sign that her heart is ...
http://www.sportsdoctor.com/articles/heart.html
Heart rate  Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Resting heart rates can be significantly lower in athletes, and significantly higher in the obese. The body can increase the heart rate in response to a ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heart_rate
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