The 5 and 15 minute runs as predictors of aerobic capacity in high school students.

@article{MacNaughton1990The5A,
  title={The 5 and 15 minute runs as predictors of aerobic capacity in high school students.},
  author={L MacNaughton and Rupert Croft and J Pennicott and Tom F. Long},
  journal={The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness},
  year={1990},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={
          24-8
        }
}
Many coaches use field tests to estimate athlete's aerobic capacity. Recently it has been has suggested that the 5 minute run an accurate estimator of aerobic capacity as is the 15 minute aerobic run. The aim of this experiment was to determine whether the 5 minute run was as accurate an indicator of aerobic capacity as the 15 minute run. Also we wished to determine some correlational values between measured VO2max and both the 15 minute and 5 minute runs as well as determining some regression… CONTINUE READING

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