Sub-clinical eating disorder characteristics among male and female triathletes.

The characteristics of sub-clinical eating disorders were assessed in 583 male and female triathletes. We found that 28% of the females and 11% of the males scored below the mid-point of the range for the Eating Attitude Test-26 (EAT-26) construct Preoccupation with Food and Weight, and respectively 39% and 23% scored below the mid-point of the range for… (More)