Table 2. Slope coefficients corresponding to the last 5 exercise periods of the incremental test (n = 14).
Slope coefficient (Hz/s)
Cyclist 5th to lastworkbout 4th to lastworkbout 3rd to lastworkbout 2nd to lastworkbout Lastworkbout
#1 .069 .032 .088 .017 .025
#2 .186 .155 -.088 .022 .145
#3 -.124 -.025 -.098 -.008 .124
#4 .087 .034 .192 * .219 * .257 *
#5 .017 .108 .207 .028 -.123
#6 -.088 -.032 .067 -.007 -.013
#7 .172 .096 .034 .221 * .187 *
#8 -.033 .129 .038 -.007 .016
#9 .114 -.126 -.178 -.002 -.014
#10 .093 .139 .144 -.011 .006
#11 .066 -.057 -.124 -.183 -.083
#12 .069 .032 .088 -.017 .025
#13 -.097 -.062 -.143 .008 -.013
#14 -.014 .239 * .135 .116 .192 *
* significant (positive or negative) slope, as determined by linear regression analysis.