Table 1 Mean (SD) of physical and physiological characteristics of control (CON) and experimental (EXP) groups.

From: A single bout of downhill running attenuates subsequent level running-induced fatigue

  CON (N = 14) EXP (N = 13)
Age (years) 24.6 ± 3.3 22.7 ± 4.4
Body mass (kg) 74.8 ± 10.9 72.8 ± 9.7
Height (cm) 175.5 ± 6.6 173.2 ± 7.0
VO2peak (mL kg min−1) 49.0 ± 6.9 49.9 ± 5.8
vVO2peak (km h−1) 16.0 ± 1.5 16.0 ± 2.2
VO2 at LT (ml kg min−1) 27 ± 4.8 27.9 ± 4.9
VO2 at LT (%VO2peak) 56.3 ± 13.3 56.1 ± 12.7
  1. VO2peak: maximal oxygen uptake; vVO2peak: velocity at which the maximal oxygen uptake was attained; VO2: oxygen uptake; LT: lactate threshold.