One-mile run/walk and body mass index of an ethnically diverse sample of youth.

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PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between cardiovascular fitness levels and body mass index (BMI) status among an ethnically diverse sample of youth. METHODS The cross-sectional sample consisted of California fifth, seventh, and ninth graders (10-15 yr). Data presented included a total of 767,809 youth (M = 389,925, F = 377… (More)

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@article{Beets2004OnemileRA, title={One-mile run/walk and body mass index of an ethnically diverse sample of youth.}, author={Michael W. Beets and Kenneth H. Pitetti}, journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise}, year={2004}, volume={36 10}, pages={1796-803} }