Volume 14, Issue 4 (2021) Fitness Assessment

Original Research


Do Critical and Functional Threshold Powers Equate in Highly- Trained Athletes?
Eanna Mc Grath, Nicholas Mahony, Neil Fleming, Conor Raleigh, and Bernard Donne


Comparison of the Three-Site and Seven-Site Measurements in Female Collegiate Athletes Using BodyMetrix
Amanda M. Elsey, Alister K. Lowe, Ashley N. Cornell, Paul N. Whitehead, and Ryan T. Conners


Estimating the Lactate Threshold Using Wireless Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and Threshold Detection Analyses
Trent E. Cayot, Shara G. Robinson, Lindsay E. Davis, Paul A. Bender, John R. Thistlethwaite, Craig E. Broeder, and Jakob D. Lauver


Interlimb Asymmetry Thresholds that Negatively Affect Change of Direction Performance in Collegiate American Football Players
Nicolas M. Philipp, Derek A. Crawford, Matthew J. Garver, Dustin W. Davis, and Josie Hair


Order of Resistance Training Cycles to Develop Strength and Muscle Thickness in Resistance-Trained Men: A Pilot Study
Julio Benvenutti Bueno de Camargo, Felipe Brigatto, Tiago Volpi Braz, Moisés Diego Germano, Gabriela Silva Nascimento, Raphael Machado Da Conceição, Ivan Teixeira, Tulio Sanches, Marcelo Saldanha Aoki, and Charles Ricardo Lopes


Effect of Test Sequence on Maximal Anaerobic and Aerobic Power Achievement in Adults
Luke E. Stong, Luke Haile, Kyle S. Beyer, and Joseph L. Andreacci


The Effect of Set Configuration and Load on Post-Activation Potentiation on Vertical Jump in Athletes
Paolo Sirieiro, Igor Nasser, Ward C. Dobbs, Jeff Willardson, and Humberto Miranda


Anthropometric and Leg Power Factors Affect Offensive Kinetic Patterns in Fencing
Anastasia Ntai, Charilaos Tsolakis, Athanasia Smirniotou, and Giorgos Paradisis


Developing a Comprehensive Testing Battery for Mixed Martial Arts
Matthew G. Plush, Stuart N. Guppy, Kazunori Nosaka, and Oliver R. Barley


Evaluation of Load Velocity Profiles with Varying Warm-up Sets and Relative Intensities
Gabriel L. Perez, Samantha V. Narvaez, Joshua Carrillo, Misael Duque, Noel F. Medrano, and Brett S. Nickerson


The Effects Aerobic Fitness has on Heart Rate Responses for a Custody Assistant Recruit Class Performing a Formation Run
Karly Rodas, Matthew Moreno, Ashley Bloodgood, J. Jay Dawes, Joseph Dulla, Robin Marc Orr, and Robert G. Lockie


Different Barbell Height Positions Affect Maximal Isometric Deadlift Force and Subsequent Squat Jump Performance in Recreationally-Trained Men
Jonathan Montano, Elizabeth Torossian, Vincent G.F. Martinez, Leran Lhanie, Shahan Awakimian, Charles Ricardo Lopes, Priscyla N. Marchetti, and Paulo Henrique Marchetti


Comparison of the Local Temperature, Lactate and Glucose After Three Different Strength Training Methods
Felipe J. Aidar, Dihogo Gama de Matos, RAPHAEL FABRICIO DE SOUZA, Marcelo Danillo Matos dos Santos, Anderson Carlos Marçal, Eduardo Borba Neves, Breno Guilherme de Araujo Tinoco Cabral, and Victor Machado Reis

Review Article


Battery Fitness Testing in Law Enforcement: A Critical Review of the Literature
Mohammad M. Zulfiqar, Jennifer Wooland, Ben Schram, J. Jay Dawes, Robert G. Lockie, and Robin Marc Orr

Technical Note


The Influence of Education on the Nutritional Knowledge of Certified Fitness Professionals
Bridget F. Melton, Joelle Romanchik-Cerpovicz, Greg A. Ryan, and Catherine Gallagher


T. Scott Lyons, PhD, FACSM
University of North Alabama

Executive Editors

James W. Navalta, PhD, FACSM
University of Nevada - Las Vegas
Whitley Stone, PhD
Western Kentucky University

Editor Emeritus

Brian K. McFarlin, PhD, FACSM
University of North Texas
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