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Table 2 Weight, height, number of extracurricular sports played, time to complete a 1.6 km run/walk, and PWC170 (kgm.kg-1.min-1) of children aged 9–15 years in the ASHFS 1985

From: Parental exercise is associated with Australian children's extracurricular sports participation and cardiorespiratory fitness: A cross-sectional study

Mean (standard deviation) Boys Girls
Weight (kg) 44.2 (12.8) 43.4 (11.4)
Height (m) 152.3 (13.9) 150.3 (11.6)
Extracurricular sports* (n) 2.6 (1.5) 2.4 (1.5)
1.6 km run/walk time (mins & secs) 8 m 6 s (1 m 30 s) 9 m 48 s (1 m 42 s)
PWC 170 (kgm.kg -1 .min -1 ) 14.7 (3.5) 11.2 (3.0)
  1. *Number of extracurricular sports played
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