Table 1.

Baseline characteristics of type 2 diabetes, untrained normoglycemic, and trained normoglycemic adults

T2DUN-NGTR-NG
n =12 (6 males)12 (6 males)11 (7 males)
Age, yr57.5 ± 5.055.3 ± 9.155.1 ± 7.0
BMI, kg/m235 ± 726 ± 523 ± 3*
Body fat, %32.4 ± 7.523.9 ± 4.2*15.8 ± 5.9*
o2peak, ml·kg−1·min−119 ± 429 ± 6*45 ± 7*
HRpeak, beats/min161 ± 12160 ± 20170 ± 9
  • Values are mean ± SD.

  • T2D, type 2 diabetic adults; UN-NG, untrained normoglycemic adults; TR-NG, trained normoglycemic adults; BMI, body mass index; HRpeak, maximal heart rate; V̇o2peak, cardiorespiratory fitness.

  • * P < 0.05 vs. T2D.

  • P < 0.05 vs. UN-NG.