Table 2. Gastrointestinal core temperature (Tg) responses at baseline, after each half of exercise and during a 15 min half-time (HT) period (CG = Cooling Glove, CJ = Cooling Jacket, CG+J = Cooling Glove and Jacket, NC = No Cooling). Values expressed in mean (±SD).
Baseline End 1st Half * HT 5 min * HT 10 min * HT 15 min * End 2nd Half *
Tg CG 37.29 (.40) 38.33 (.56) 38.08 (.56) 37.94 (.52) 37.74 (.40) 38.52 (.47
CJ 37.17 (.32) 38.35 (.42) 38.00 (.38) 37.80 (.36) 37.58 (.32) 38.26 (.49) a
CG+J 37.11 (.39) 38.19 (.43) 37.92 (.39) 37.81 (.34) 37.59 (.36) 38.16 (.21) ac
NC 37.06 (.36) 38.19 (.45) 37.96 (.41) 37.83 (.45) 37.68 (.39) 38.43 (.42)
Δ Tg CG 1.04 (.47) .25 (.23) .39 (.28) .59 (.32) .78 (.27)
CJ 1.17 (.37) .34 (.20) c .55 (.28) abc .77 (.40) ac .68 (.45)
CG+J 1.08 (.33) .27 (.14) .38 (.22) .60 (.32) .64 (.30)
NC 1.13 (.47) .24 (.18) .36 (.25) .51 (.29) .75 (.33)
°C/min CG .050 (.046) .039 (.028) .039 (.021)
CJ .069 (.040) c .055 (.028) abc .051 (.027) ac
CG+J .054 (.028) .038 (.022) .040 (.021)
NC .047 (.036) .036 (.025) .034 (.020)
a Moderate to large effect size compared with CG (d=0.50-0.99).
c Moderate to large effect size compared with NC (d=0.53-0.81)
b Moderate to large effect size compared with CG+J (d=0.68).
* Main effect (time); significantly different compared with previous time point (p < 0.05).