Exercise Testing: Current Trends & Sport-Specific Examples

In this presentation, attendees will hear about the current trends of exercise tests and sport-specific related examples in adapted sports. I will discuss the efficacy and efficiency of primary exercise tests being performed and measures being collected for athletic purposes. Discussion will consist of comparing and contrasting current exercise testing batteries used for disabled sports. Content will be presented regarding disability-specific characteristics. Concerning sport-specific characteristics, I will also briefly discuss implementation. Finally, I will offer examples in which individuals or teams can become involved with universities for laboratory tests to be performed.