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Table 7 Study characteristics investigating change in pain pressure threshold and task-related predictive test of a bilateral carry

From: Kettlebell training in clinical practice: a scoping review

Author Participants Observing Exercise Hardstyle
/ Sport /
other
Format Load
(kg)
n Age (yrs) Weight (kg) Gender Active Kettlebell proficient
/ novice
Keilman et al. (2017) [60] 60 25.12 ± 2.86 70.49 ± 13.32 M / F unknown novice pain pressure threshold 2H swing hardstyle 8 rounds, 20:10 8 (♀) 12 (♂)
Beck et al. (2016) [61] 73 43.4 ± 9.7 (F)
40.9 ± 10.2 (M)
67.2 ± 9.6 (F)
90.3 ± 12.4 (M)
M / F Y n/a carry distance to
volitional failure
farmer’s walk n/a at 4.5 and 5.0 km/hr 2 × 22
Beck et al. (2017) [62] 67 24–59 82.9 ± 15.7 M / F Y n/a carry distance to
volitional failure
farmer’s walk n/a at 4.5 km/hr 2 × 22
  1. 2H two-handed