Table 1

Characteristics of the groups studied

Age (years)Height (cm)Weight (kg)Vo2max
Values are mean (SD). Vo2max is expressed as ml/min/kg body weight.
Groups: 1, untrained; 2, moderately trained; 3, highly trained.
Group 1 (n=12)31.6 (7.6)179.9 (6.7)75.6 (8.2)48.5 (5.1)
Group 2 (n=14)32.5 (7.5)180.5 (7.6)72.5 (6.0)60.7 (3.2)
Group 3
    Men (n=7)19.6 (0.5)176.4 (5.8)69.0 (7.4)64.2 (1.6)
    Women (n=6)21.3 (3.0)162.0 (7.5)55.1 (5.9)61.3 (6.0)