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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Analysis of food and fluid intake in elite ultra-endurance runners during a 24-h world championship

Participant Performance Speed Gender Age Height Weight Fat mass
# km km.h− 1 M or F years cm kg % of body mass
1 272 11.3 M 39 181 75.0 4.2
2 259 10.8 M 53 170 60.0 6.2
3 248 10.3 M 53 172 63.1 8.9
4 241 10.0 F 37 160 42.9 10.1
5 236 9.9 M 46 188 73.8 14.5
6 236 9.8 M 50 175 69.5 9.7
7 222 9.2 F 52 166 53.1 23.5
8 219 9.1 F 45 160 51.9 19.1
9 209 8.7 F 46 160 62.9 18.6
10 201 8.4 F 31 171 58.0 12.0
11 193 8.0 F 52 169 61.4 22.2
12a 133 5.5 M 54 173 68.2 10.0
Mean 231 9.6   46 170 61.1 13.5
SD 24 1.0   7 9 9.6 6.5
  1. aThis participants abandoned and was therefore excluded from the nutritional analyses. The means were therefore calculated without him