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Table 1 Anthropometric profile of modern pentathlon athletes (n = 56), according to the stages of sexual maturation and gender, X ± SD

From: Critical evaluation of food intake and energy balance in young modern pentathlon athletes: a cross-sectional study

  Male (n = 34) Female (n = 22)
Prepubescent Pubescent Post pubescent Prepubescent Pubescent Post pubescent
(n = 1) (n = 27) (n = 6) (n = 2) (n = 17) (n = 3)
Weight (kg) 39.4 58.49 ± 12.5 70.8 ± 9.9 34.6 ± 6.9 49.2 ± 9.9 64.2 ± 6.3
Height (cm) 148.0 163.4 ± 10.3 175.9 ± 7.4 146.0 ± 5.6 155.5 ± 10.7 162.6 ± 3.5
BMI (kg/m2) 18.0 21.68 ± 3.2 22.8 ± 1.9 16.1 ± 1.9 20.1 ± 2.6 24.3 ± 2.4
Body fat (%) 20.0 20.4 ± 8.3 15.5 ± 6.4 16.35 ± 0.7 23.8 ± 6.8 28.4 ± 1.2
  1. BMI body mass index