Table 5. The physiological and perceptual responses at Pre-P1, Post-P1, and Pre-P2, and immediate following the three sets of repeated-sprint ability tests (1st S, 2nd S, 3rd S) in each IEP in the CON and RWU trials (n=9).
Pre-P1 P1-IEP Post-P1 Pre-P2 P2-IEP
1st S 2nd S 3rd S 1st S 2nd S 3rd S
CON
[La] (mmol·l-1) .96 ±.25 / 6.17 ±2.57* 3.96±1.90*
HR (beats·min-1) 87 ±16 150 ±12* 166 ±11* 172 ±10* 171 ±13* 103±10* 149±12* 164±10* 170±10*
RPB .28 ±.26 3.88 ±2.17* 6.38 ±1.92* 7.50 ±1.31* 7.33 ±0.71* 1.83±1.66* 4.63±2.50* 7.25±1.58* 7.75±1.38*
RPE 6.7 ±.7 12.6 ±2.9* 15.8 ±2.3* 16.8 ±1.5* 17.1 ±1.2* 10.4±2.9* 13.5±2.8* 16.4±1.6* 17.4±1.6*
RWU
[La] (mmol·l-1) .93 ±.34 5.26 ±2.38* 3.80±1.58*
HR (beats·min-1) 88 ±16 151 ±10* 167 ±7* 170 ±11* 166 ±12* 101±9* 149±9* 164±9* 174±9*
RPB .28 ±.26 4.00 ±1.31* 6.13 ±1.89* 7.13 ±1.73* 6.89 ±1.90* 2.11±1.88* 5.63±2.26* 7.50±1.60* 8.00±1.20*
RPE 7.2 ±1.2 13.0 ±2.2* 15.8 ±2.4* 17.0 ±1.9* 16.6 ±1.6* 10.9±3.0* 14.8±2.1* 17.5±1.5* 17.9±1.1*
* Significantly different from the Pre-P1 (p<0.05)
† Significantly different from the Pre-P2 (p<0.05); LA, blood lactate; HR, heart rate; RPB, rating of perceived breathlessness; RPE, rating of perceived exertion.