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Table 1 Participants’ descriptive performance characteristics

From: Impact of prior accumulated work and intensity on power output in elite/international level road cyclists—a pilot studyDie Auswirkung vorangegangener akkumulierter Belastung und Intensität auf die Kraftleistung bei Elite/Internationalen Straßenradrennfahrern – eine Pilotstudie

  Body mass
(kg)
HRpeak
(bpm)
12 minfresh
(W)
12 minfatigue
(W)
12 minfresh
(W⋅kg−1)
12 minfatigue
(W⋅kg−1)
MIC 66.3 ± 5.8 200 ± 5 377 ± 36 368 ± 25* 5.6 ± 0.3 5.5 ± 0.2**
HII 66.6 ± 5.5 198 ± 7 382 ± 27*** 330 ± 36*,*** 5.7 ± 0.2**** 5.0 ± 0.6**,****
  1. 12minfresh average 12 min field test absolute and relative power output in fresh condition, 12minfatigue average 12 min field test absolute and relative power output in fatigued condition, HRpeak peak heart rate, MIC moderate intensity continuous work bouts, HII high intensity intermittent work bouts, SD standard deviation
  2. *significantly different between 12 minfatigue MIC and HII for absolute power
  3. **significantly different between 12 minfatigue MIC and HII for power normalized to body mass
  4. ***significantly different between 12 minfresh and 12 minfatigue for HII absolute power
  5. ****significantly different between 12 minfresh and 12 minfatigue for HII power normalized to body mass