ERIC Number: ED324293
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Functional Fitness Assessment for Adults Over 60 Years (A Field Based Assessment).
Osness, Wayne H.; And Others
This field test to assess the functional fitness of adults over 60 covers of the following areas: (1) body composition; (2) body weight; (3) standing height measurement; (4) flexibility; (5) agility/dynamic balance; (6) coordination; (7) strength; and (8) endurance. Posttest activities are suggested, and a data sheet and exercise consent form are included, as well as a list of suggested resources. (JD)
Descriptors: Body Composition, Body Height, Body Weight, Exercise, Intervention, Muscular Strength, Older Adults, Physical Fitness, Tests
AAHPERD Publication Sales Office, 1900 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA.