A Review of Various Step Test Protocols for Use in Assessing Aerobic Fitness in Schools
Keywords:Field test, school children, physical fitness
LANGUAGE NOTE | Document text in English; abstract also in Chinese.
Among the commonly used field tests, the step test is a practical field assessment that provides acceptable validity and resolves the concerns on space and time requirement for implementation in Hong Kong schools. The present paper reviews various step test protocols and discusses the concerns on step test implementation. Recommendation on step test implementation in assessing children’s aerobic fitness in school setting was discussed.
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