Table 1

Participant characteristics for female and male athletes (n=225)

Females (n=89)Males (n=136)
Mean (SD)Mean (SD)
Age (years) 17 (1) 17 (0.8)
Height (cm)170 (6.5)182 (10.1)
Weight (kg) 66 (6.7) 81 (10.4)
Years of competition 10 (2.5) 10 (2.4)
Training hours/week 12.3 (5) 11.5 (3.5)
%%
Sport affiliation
Ice hockey  2  7
Handball 47 42
Soccer 10 18
Alpine skiing 10  1
Basketball 22 16
Floorball  9 16