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Table 1 Subject Characteristics

From: Effect of 28 days of creatine ingestion on muscle metabolism and performance of a simulated cycling road race

Variables Creatine Pre
(n = 6)
Placebo Pre
(n = 6)
Creatine Post
(n = 6)
Placebo Post
(n = 6)
Age (yr) 25.5 ± 1.6 29.0 ± 0.9 ---- ----
Height (cm) 177.2 ± 1.9 180.1 ± 2.1 ---- ----
Weight (cm) 78.1 ± 3.2 78.0 ± 4.1 80.1 ± 3.3* 78.7 ± 4.2
Percent fat (%)
Hydrostatic
12.4 ± 1.1 9.6 ± 1.4 12.1 ± 1.4 9.5 ± 1.6
VO2max (L/min) 4.1 ± 0.3 4.2 ± 0.1 4.1 ± 0.3 4.3 ± 0.2
Distance per week (km) 156.9 ± 36.4 163.6 ± 27.1 --- ---
  1. *Different from pre (P < 0.05)