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Table 1 Physical characteristics of the Ethiopian runners

From: Food and macronutrient intake of elite Ethiopian distance runners

Subject (no) Age (y) Height (m) Start BM (kg) End BM (kg) Change BM (%) Change BM (kg) BT (M) BT (F)
1 23 1.72 58.7 58.7 0.0 0.0 2:12:00  
2 21 1.78 62.4 61.5 1.4 -0.9 2:12:00  
3 22 1.72 59.8 59.9 -0.1 0.1 2:13:15  
4(F) 19 1.75 57.3 57.4 -0.2 0.1   2:35:03
5(F) 19 1.61 48.8 48.3 1.0 -0.5   2:30:15
6 23 1.73 57.7 58.5 -1.4 0.8 2:15:15  
7 27 1.81 53.5 53.3 0.4 -0.2 2:14:10  
8 20 1.76 61.7 61.0 1.1 -0.7 2:12:35  
9 23 1.73 53.4 53.6 -0.4 0.2 2:15:45  
10 23 1.65 53.3 53.4 -0.2 0.1 2:16:17  
Average 22 1.73 56.7 56.6 0.2 -0.1 2:13:56  
SD 2 0.06 4.3 4.2 0.8 0.5 0:01:42  
  1. * Note: M, male; F, female; BM, body mass; BT, best marathon time.