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Table 1 Description of the general characteristics and training load at each evaluation moment

From: Stress and recovery perception, creatine kinase levels, and performance parameters of male volleyball athletes in a preseason for a championship

WeeksWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9Week 10Week 11Week 12Week 13Week 14Week 15Week 16
Number of Games   445 
Total Weekly Training Load (min)8791153132510551105 
Moment of EvaluationM1M2M3 M4 M5M6M7
Blood Sample Assessmentxxx x x x 
RESTQ-Sport Assessmentxxx x x x 
Vertical Jump Assessmentx     x    x
  1. M1 first moment of evaluation, M2 second moment of evaluation, M3 third moment of evaluation, M4 fourth moment of evaluation, M5 fifth moment of evaluation, M6 sixth moment of evaluation, P presentation, MS muscular strength, TT tactical-technician, ES explosive strength, V velocity, PP preparatory period, PC pre-competitive period