What are the 4 components of the FITT Principle?

What are the 4 components of the FITT Principle?

The FITT principles are an exercise prescription to help participants understand how long and how hard they should exercise. FITT is acronym that stands for Frequency, Intensity, Time, and Type. FITT can be applied to exercise in general or specific components of exercise.

What are the five principles of fitness?

In order to get the maximum out of your training, you need to apply the five key principles of training – specificity, individualisation, progressive overload, variation and be aware of reversibility.

What are the components of fitness?

5 Components of Physical Fitness

  • Cardiovascular Endurance.
  • Muscular Strength.
  • Muscular endurance.
  • Flexibility.
  • Body Composition.

How many times per minute does a healthy heart beat?

A normal resting heart rate for adults ranges from 60 to 100 beats per minute. Generally, a lower heart rate at rest implies more efficient heart function and better cardiovascular fitness. For example, a well-trained athlete might have a normal resting heart rate closer to 40 beats per minute.

What is a good 2 minute recovery heart rate?

The average one-minute heart rate recovery to be: 23 beats per minute. Two-minute heart rate recovery to be: 58 beats per minute. Three-minute heart rate recovery to be: 82 beats per minute.

How many steps are in the 3 minute step test?

Procedure. The participant will step up and down (right foot up, left foot up, right foot down, left foot down) metronome set at 22 steps/minute for women and 24 steps/minute for men at a duration of 3 minutes. The wizard is used if the practitioner does not have a heart rate monitor.

How do you get the results of the 3 minute step test?

At the end of three minutes, remain standing while you immediately check your heart rate. Take your pulse for one minute (e.g. count the total beats from 3 to 4 minutes after starting the test). Go here for more information about measuring your heart rate.

Andrew

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