On this R-data statistics page, you will find information about the nihills data set which pertains to Record times for Northern Ireland mountain running events. The nihills data set is found in the DAAG R package. You can load the nihills data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("nihills"). This will load the data into a variable called nihills. If R says the nihills data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("DAAG") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the nihills R data set. The size of this file is about 1,366 bytes.
Record times for Northern Ireland mountain running events
Data were from the 2007 calendar for the Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association.
A data frame with 23 observations on the following 4 variables.
distances in miles
amount of climb in feet
record time in hours for males
record time in hours for females
These data make an interesting comparison with the dataset
hills2000 in the DAAG package.
For more recent information, see http://www.nimra.org.uk/index.php/fixtures/
lm(formula = log(time) ~ log(dist) + log(climb), data = nihills)
lm(formula = log(time) ~ log(dist) + log(climb/dist), data = nihills)
Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.