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Table 1 Descriptive data of the participants (N = 19)

From: Effect of low dose, short-term creatine supplementation on muscle power output in elite youth soccer players

  Cr Supplementation (N = 9) Placebo (N = 10)
Mean ± SD Mean ± SD
Age (yrs) 16.9 ± 0.6 17.1 ± 0.4
Body weight (kg) 66.8 ± 3.2 74.2 ± 2.5 a
Height (cm) 176.1 ± 5.4 178.4 ± 4.0
Body fat (%) 11.4 ± 3.3 11.7 ± 3.1
O2max (mL.kg−1.min−1) 55.3 ± 1.3 51.1 ± 2.1
VT (mL.kg−1.min−1) 41.7 ± 1.8 40.7 ± 0.9
HRmax (bpm) 195.8 ± 1.8 197.0 ± 2.2
  1. O 2max maximal oxygen uptake, VT ventilatory threshold, HR max maximal heart rate
  2. aDenotes a significant difference between the Cr and placebo groups (P < 0.05)