Before setting realistic fitness goals or designing a practical fitness program it is essential to evaluate your current fitness level. A fitness assessment provides data concerning your fitness strengths and weaknesses. Data from your first assessment is the beginning benchmark from which future evaluations are compared. Periodic re-testing (every 4-6 weeks) is both motivational feedback and an indicator whether your program is working or needs adjusting.
Students enrolled in FITN 117 are required to complete at least one of the following fitness assessments: