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Table 2 Segment characteristics

From: Physical activity patterns across time-segmented youth sport flag football practice

Segment Frequency Mean segment length in minutes Teams including segment type in at least one practice
(n = 204) % (n) Number per practice Mean ± SD (range) % (n)
Task
 Warm-up 7.84 (16) 0.57 3.39 ± 1.74 (1.50–8.00) 71.43 (10)
 Fitness 3.92 (8) 0.33 1.19 ± 0.64 (0.50–2.25) 28.57 (4)
 Free-play 3.43 (7) 0.29 5.32 ± 3.21 (1.50–10.75) 35.71 (5)
 Game-play 4.41 (9) 0.32 8.14 ± 3.56 (1.25–14.75) 50.00 (7)
 Management 18.14 (37) 1.32 1.78 ±1.52 (0.25–9.25) 92.86 (13)
 Scrimmage 2.94 (6) 0.21 21.25 ± 15.01 (5.00–47.50) 42.86 (6)
 Self-care 16.18 (33) 1.18 1.21 ± 0.50 (0.50–2.25) 92.86 (13)
 Sport-skill 24.14 (49) 1.75 9.83 ± 5.87 (2.5–26.75) 100 (14)
 Strategy 19.12 (39) 1.39 16.97 ±7.63 (1.50–33.00) 100 (14)
Member Arrangement
 One v One 2.45 (5) 0.18 6.05 ± 3.05 (2.50–9.50) 35.71 (5)
 Small group 4.41 (9) 0.32 18.64 ± 7.82 (9.00–33.00) 42.86 (6)
 Whole group 93.14 (190) 6.79 7.72 ± 7.85 (0.25–47.50) 100 (14)
Setting Demand
 Disadvantaged 20.12 (34) 1.21 9.63 ± 5.36 (2.00–25.75) 85.71 (12)
 Optimal 67.16 (137) 4.82 8.64 ± 8.89 (0.25–47.50) 100 (14)
  1. SD standard deviation