# What happens if you go over max heart rate?

## What happens if you go over max heart rate?

Exercising above 85% of your target heart rate could bring you sore joints and muscles. It puts you at risk for overtraining, which may discourage you from exercising, which is altogether unproductive.

## What’s the maximum heart rate you can have?

Your maximum heart rate depends on your age. This is how you can calculate it: Subtracting your age from the number 220 will give you your maximum heart rate. Suppose your age is 35 years, your maximum heart rate is 185 beats per minute.

What should your heart rate be when working out?

The American Heart Association recommends exercising with a target heart rate of 50 to 75 percent of your maximum heart rate for beginners, and for moderately intense exercise. You can work at 70…

### What should my heart rate be while walking?

My average heart rate is usually around 120 most of the walk, but the fitbit shows my max getting up close to 200 on a lot of days. Answered! Go to the Best Answer. 01-08-2018 07:26 01-08-2018 07:26 Hi Barb, this sounds silly but something to try.

### When do you Know Your Heart rate is too high?

Generally, for adults, a heart rate of more than 100 beats per minute (tachycardia) is considered as high. Your heart rate usually rises when you walk fast, run, or do any strenuous physical activities. Before doing any vigorous exercise, you should know your maximum heart rate and target heart rate, both of which vary by age.

Is it safe to work out at 210 BPM?

The usual answer to a safe heart rate with exercise is to subtract your age from 220 to get the “safe” exercise heart rate. As Dr. Young wrote, 210 is an unbelievable high heart rate if sustained. Assuming a normal ejection fraction of your heart as 70 cc/beat, this would mean you are pumping 14,700 cc a minute.

## Is it normal to have a heart rate of 210?

As Dr. Young wrote, 210 is an unbelievable high heart rate if sustained. Assuming a normal ejection fraction of your heart as 70 cc/beat, this would mean you are pumping 14,700 cc a minute. I don’t believe that normal coronary arteries can dilate enough to sustain a flow rate sufficient to supply a heart rate this high.

## Is it normal for heart rate to go over 220?

220 – your age is only a rough estimate. Actually it is a very rough estimate. The standard deviation is something like +-20 bpm. It is not unusual for someones maximum heart rate to be considerably higher or lower than predited by the formula 220 – age. I’m 30 and can go over 210 without too much effort.