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Table 2 Average and maximum heart rate, relative exercise intensity and GPS characteristics for the group overall, as well as the high- and low-fitness splits, during the 60 min Football session. Data are mean ± SD

From: Effect of football activity and physical fitness on information processing, inhibitory control and working memory in adolescents

Variable Overall High-Fit Low-Fit
Heart Rate
 Average Heart Rate (beats·min− 1) 151 ± 16 144 ± 16 * 158 ± 12
 Maximum Heart Rate (beats·min− 1) 186 ± 13 180 ± 11 * 191 ± 11
 Relative Exercise Intensity
(% maximum heart rate) b
75 ± 8 70 ± 7 * 80 ± 6
GPS
 Total Distance (m) 2788 ± 432 2783 ± 399 2791 ± 474
 Low Speed Distance (m) 2129 ± 278 2099 ± 274 2158 ± 287
 Moderate Speed Distance (m) 477 ± 120 484 ± 107 469 ± 133
 High Speed Distance (m) 177 ± 84 191 ± 68 161 ± 97
  1. Abbreviations: GPS Global Positioning System. MSFT Multi-Stage Fitness Test
  2. b Relative to the maximum heart rate attained during the MSFT
  3. * High-fit group lower than low-fit, p < .01
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