Table 1

 Anthropometric characteristics of the gymnasts and control group

Gymnasts (n = 20)Controls (n = 17)p Value
Values are mean (SD).
AI, Arch index.
Age (years)22.9 (3.78)22.80 (3.03)0.80
Weight (kg)63.24 (5.61)71.65 (13.06)0.07
Height (cm)170.29 (5.63)176.56 (8.99)0.02
Right AI31.4 (29.04)60.01 (30.30)0.01
Left AI34.01 (34.65)63.75 (32.27)0.04