Table 1

Descriptive characteristics

N=50Mean±SDRange (min–max)
Age (years)35.0±14.218–71
Height (m)1.81±0.061.69–1.90
Weight (kg)72.3±6.761.5–87.7
Body mass index (kg/m2)22.6±1.518.3–25.9
Years of cycling training11.2±9.21.5–40.0
Training load: average hours on bike/week12.5±4.46.0–24.0
60 min functional threshold power (W)329±46195–416
Average number of portions dairy/day2.4±1.40.0–5.0
Average caffeine servings/day (coffee/gels, etc.)2.8±2.20.0–14.0
Weekly alcohol units3.2±5.00.0–25.0