Table 1

Physical and physiological characteristics of the participants (n=8)

CharacteristicMean±SD
Age, years20.0±1.2
Height, cm173.4±7.1
Weight, kg61.3±5.5
Lean body mass, kg54.4±5.9
Fat, %11.4±3.0
Skinfold thickness of vastus lateralis, mm3.1±0.6
Embedded Image, mL.kg−1.min−160.9±4.6
Type I fibres, %37.5±6.2
Type IIa fibres, %45.2±3.1
Type IIb fibres, %17.4±4.4
  • V̇O2max, maximal oxygen uptake.