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101 Performance Evaluation Tests

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Now $24.99 (£15.49).

A must-have training resource for sports coaches and serious, self-trained athletes alike, with 101 accurate, effective tests to maximize training and boost performance.

This incredible training tool contains 101 ways to test an athlete’s endurance, strength, agility, mobility & balance, power & speed … and more besides. It is an essential resource for anyone wanting to predict athletic performance or evaluate an athlete’s current level of fitness

101 Evaluation Tests will come to you in convenient PDF format, complete with illustrative pictures and direct links to online calculators that will make your training easier and more effective to monitor!

Every sports coach knows that the success of a training program is largely dependent upon satisfying the performance aims associated with it.

That’s why regular performance evaluation is so essential, whether you’re coaching a group of athletes or a self-coached individual. Because periodic testing and measuring is the only way to get the up-to-date, accurate and objective information you need to assess current performance, then make informed decisions about future training and competition goals.

However, before conducting a test you need to be 100% sure that it satisfies all the following criteria:

specificity (the test is designed to assess an athlete's fitness for the activity in question)

validity (it tests what it purports to test)

reliability (the test is capable of consistent repetition), and

objectivity (it can produce a consistent result irrespective of the tester).

That’s why we’ve brought together all of the most useful sports performance tests currently available, and published them in a handy, electronic workbook (Adobe Acrobat PDF format). The recommended retail price of this unique training tool is $44.99. But we are offering it here for only $24.99 (£15.49), a 42% saving!

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This brand new workbook, 101 Performance Evaluation Tests, is the largest, most complete and authoritative collection of sports performance evaluation tests there is. And it’s an essential tool for anyone wanting to predict athletic performance or evaluate an athlete’s current level of fitness.

Because 101 Performance Evaluation Tests covers all the principal facets of fitness– endurance, agility, mobility & balance, strength, speed & power and sports psychology, it’s able to meet every athlete’s requirements, not matter which sport they compete in.

We’ve even included several body composition tests, so you can gauge what sort of shape an athlete’s in, plus a handy set of VO2 max tables.

And to top it all, we’ve built in an interactive component to this PDF workbook. This harnesses the power and convenience of the internet to make performance testing easier and more beneficial for coaches and self-coached individuals alike.

Here’s how it works:

Each test that enables an athlete’s raw performance results to be computed and further analysed has a web link connecting you to its own online calculator. To use the calculator, simply click on the web link (situated on the workbook page for that test), key in your raw performance data, click on the ‘’results’ button and the calculator instantly computes the athlete’s results.

In this way, 101 Performance Evaluation Tests takes all the hassle out of calculating performance test results – and helps you ensure that, when you perform the same test periodically over time, your methodology doesn’t waver from one test to another. It’s one less thing for you to worry about in your already-overcrowded daily schedule.

With your copy of 101 Performance Evaluation Tests you’re guaranteed (1) that you’re testing your athletes in the right way, thanks to our authoritative, step-by-step explanations of how each test should be performed, and (2) that your test results are correctly calculated first time, every time, thanks to the handy online calculator.

So, no more worries about making an arithmetical error in any of your calculations. It’s all taken care of!

You can even compare the information with previous results from the same individual, or with generally-accepted scores for that test if you prefer. The workbook comes with a results template (in Microsoft Excel format) that you can use to store data over time for one or more athletes.

And here’s another major benefit of using this coaching resource that you shouldn’t overlook. A coach can easily become wedded over time to a particular test or sets of tests, often for no other reason than sheer familiarity. The more often you use a test, the more likely you are to use it again… But just because you’re used to using one particular test for endurance or power, doesn’t mean that there aren’t other ones out there worth evaluating.

The question is: how can you be sure which performance tests are worth trying out?

Now you can, thanks to 101 Performance Evaluation Tests. Because we’ve included a considerable number of proven tests under each fitness category, today you have the opportunity to compare and contrast your own preferred tests for agility, say, with some of the other accepted tests.

Who knows, you might find an even better alternative to the one you’re currently using.

So take a quick look at the full list of performance tests we’ve included in this brand new coaching resource: Just think how many of them you could use with the athletes under your care. Order your PDF copy of 101 Performance Evaluation Tests today, at our special, online shop price of only $24.99 (£15.49), a 42% saving off the original price of $44.99.

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Table of Contents


Astrand Treadmill Test

Balke Treadmill Test

Balke VO2max Test

Bruce Treadmill Test

The 2.4 kilometre Run Test

Conconi Test

Cooper VO2max Test

Critical Swim Speed

Harvard Step Test

Astrand Cycle Test

Home Step Test

Three Minute Step Test

Multi-Stage Fitness Test

Queen’s College Step Test

Rockport Fitness Walking Test

Tecumseh Step Test

Treadmill VO2max Test

VO2max from a One Mile Jog

VO2max from Non-exercise Data

Running-based Anaerobic Sprint Test (RAST)

Tri-level Aerobic Test

Tri-level Lactic Power Test

Tri-level Alactic Power Test

Cunningham and Faulkner Test


Hexagonal Obstacle Test

Zig-Zag Test

505 Agility Test

Illinois Agility Run Test

Lateral Change of Direction Test

Quick Feet Test

Burpee Test

‘T’ Drill Test


Modified Sit & Reach Test

Sit and Reach Test

Hip Flexion Test

Static Flexibility Test – Ankle

Static Flexibility Test – Hip and Trunk

Static Flexibility Test – Shoulder

Static Flexibility Test – Shoulder & Wrist

Static Flexibility Test – Trunk and Neck

Trunk Flexion Test

Standing Stork Test

Standing Stork Test – Blind

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Core Muscle Strength and Stability Test

Curl Up Test

Canadian Crunch Test

Sit Ups Test

Jumps Decathlon

Leg Strength Test

Standing Long Jump Test

Sprint Bound Index Test

Sergeant Jump Test

Chin Up Test

Grip Strength Test

Medicine Ball Javelin Quadrathlon

Press-ups Test

Bench Press Test

Universal Bench Press Test

Metronome Bench Press Test

Overhead Press Test

Leg Press Test

Leg Curl Test

Dynamic Knee Extension Test

Biceps Curl Test

Squats Test

Handgrip Strength Test

Flexed Arm-Hang Test

Wall Squat Test

The McCloy Physical Fitness Test

5.27 The Quadrathlon

5.28 The Wilf Paish Rugby Football Tests


Stride Test

30 metre Acceleration Test

60 metre Speed Test

Shuttle Run Test

150 metre Endurance Test

250 metre Endurance Test

400 metre Sprint Test

300 yard Shuttle Test

400 metre Drop Off Test

Margaria-Kalamen Power Test

400 metre Control Test

40 metre Sprint Test

30 metre Sprint Fatigue – Power Maintenance Test

Concept 2 Rowing Step Test

Flying 30 metre Test

Kosmin Test

The LAS (Lactic vs. Speed) Test

PWC-170 Cycle Test

The Wingate Anaerobic 30 cycle Test

35 metre Speed Test

Multiple Sprint Test

Sports Psychology

Sport Competition Anxiety Test (SCAT)

TEOSQ – Task and Ego Orientation in Sport Questionnaire


Body Mass index

Body Fat Percentage

Jackson and Pollock Skinfold Test

Yuhasz Skinfold Test


Orthostatic Heart Rate Test

Urine Colour Measurement

Waist to Hip Ratio Evaluation Test


VO2 max tables

Whether you’re a sports coach or an individual, self-coached athlete, I’m confident you’ll find 101 Performance Evaluation Tests the ideal resource for predicting sports performance or measuring improvement.

After all, it’s both the most complete and authoritative collection of tests available, and also an unrivalled online resource for any coach or athlete who wants to guarantee that their testing is both accurate and consistent over time. Because it takes so much of the hassle out of testing, you’ll be able to conduct tests more regularly and accumulate more accurate performance data as a result.

101 Performance Evaluation Tests is available to you today at a special rate. Order your copy today and you pay just $24.99 (£15.49)– a 42% saving off the official price of $44.99.

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