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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of 19 resistance trained men.

From: Comparison of pre-workout nitric oxide stimulating dietary supplements on skeletal muscle oxygen saturation, blood nitrate/nitrite, lipid peroxidation, and upper body exercise performance in resistance trained men

Variable Value
Age (yrs) 24 ± 4
Height (cm) 176 ± 5
Weight (kg) 80 ± 7
Body mass index (kg∙m-2) 26 ± 3
Body fat (%)* 13 ± 3
Waist:Hip 0.86 ± 0.04
Years resistance exercise 7 ± 4
Hours/wk resistance exercise 4 ± 2
Bench press 1-RM (kg) 150 ± 39
Resting heart rate (bpm) 65 ± 13
Resting systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 119 ± 11
Resting diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 69 ± 8
  1. Data are mean ± SD.
  2. *Determined from 7-site skinfold analysis use Lange calipers and Siri equation