- May 20, 2010
iZnoGouD said:Having a high ftp doesn't necessarily imply having a high vo2 max...
A high FTP does not imply a high VO2/kg/min. It does imply a high VO2 as FTP is proportional to O2 consumption.
The VO2 at FTP is probably going to be a bit under lactate threshold. At a guess 85% to 90% of Max VO2.
Therefore VO2/kg/min at FTP is likely to be approx 87% of Max VO2/kg/min.