Comparison of Two Versions of the PACER Aerobic Fitness Test

Background: The PACER test is a valid and reliable assessment of aerobic capacity in children. However, many schools lack adequate space to administer the test. This study compared the utility of the standard 20m PACER test with an alternative 15m PACER protocol in 5th and 8th grade students. Methods: A total of 171 students completed both PACER protocols… (More)