Table 1: The results of body composition measurements.

 

 

 

Sprinting

Throwing

Jumping

Middle and long distance running

Judo

Gymnastics

American football

 

Male / Female

n = 18 / n = 4

n = 8 / n = 6

n = 6 / n = 2

n = 8 / n = 5

n = 7 / n = 7

n = 6 / n = 4

n = 17

Male

Height

cm

172.0 4.8

173.3 6.0

176.8 5.0

171.1 6.5

172.6 6.2

166.1 4.2

170.9 4.7

Body weight

kg

62.8 6.3b

79.5 6.3a

61.6 4.8b

57.1 5.7b

100.8 28.5a

60.2 2.9ab

80.2 12.2a

BMI

kg/m2

21.2 1.5bc

26.6 2.8ab

19.7 1.3c

19.5 0.7c

33.6 8.2a

21.8 1.0bc

27.4 3.6a

Body fat

%

11.5 1.7b

19.9 6.2a

9.0 1.6b

11.1 2.4b

27.5 8.9a

9.3 2.3b

22.3 6.6a

Lean tissue mass

kg

55.5 5.1b

63.5 5.1a

56.0 4.2ab

50.7 4.8b

71.1 12.4ab

54.6 3.6ab

61.7 5.3a

 

 

 

 

 

 

Female

Height

cm

162 4.7

162.6 3.6

155.2

160.8 4.8

164.1 7.2

155.7 4.5

Body weight

kg

53.4 4.3ab

67.7 1.8a

49.6

49.9 6.7b

68.4 8.9ab

50.4 2.6ab

BMI

kg/m2

20.3 1.4ab

25.6 1.3a

20.6

19.2 1.8b

24.8 1.9ab

20.8 0.4ab

Body fat

%

16.9 2.7

26.2 1.6

19.7

21.1 3.9

23.3 3.8

18.2 1.2

Lean tissue mass

kg

44.3 3.6ab

49.6 52.2a

39.9

39.2 3.8b

51.4 7.3ab

41.3 2.7ab

 

The values are presented as the mean SD; BMI, Body mass index. Values which do not share common superscript differ significantly (P < 0.05).