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Table 2 Sporting characteristics of athletes

From: Electrocardiographic pattern of apparently healthy African adolescent athletes in Nigeria

Sporting Characteristic Frequency Percentage (%)
Number of sporting disciplines participated in
 1 101 56.1
 2 45 25.0
 3 21 11.7
 4 10 5.6
 5 3 1.7
Cadre of competitive participation
 Intra-school and inter-school 81 45.0
 Intra-school alone 99 55.0
No of training days per week
 < 3 65 36.1
 3–5 90 50.0
 > 5 25 13.9
Duration of regular training: no of hours per week
 3 114 63.3
 > 3, <  5 55 30.6
 ≥ 5 3 1.7
 Unreported /unsure 8 4.4