Fitness Assessments + Body Composition Testing
Know Your Numbers!
Fitness Assessments offer a picture of overall physical health by measuring muscle strength/endurance, flexibility, body composition, and submax cardiorespiratory fitness. Standardized assessment protocols are used to measure your numbers against the baseline of your age/gender. When you know your numbers, you can specifically tailor your program to your needs, measure your progress, and identify any areas needing improvement.
Contact: Kevin Yang, Coordinator
Fitness Assessment + Bod Pod® Prices
|UMD Students||RecWell Members||Limited Access Members||Community Members|
|Fitness Assessment||$30||$38||$48||Not available|
|Fitness Assessment Re-test
(if tested within 1 year of initial test)
|Bod Pod®||Included in fitness assessment||Included in fitness assessment||Included in fitness assessment||Not currently available for community members due to COVID restrictions for campus visitors.|
- A series of 5 physical assessments with a RecWell Personal Trainer.
- Includes: Bod Pod® body composition testing, submax cardio endurance test, muscular strength/ endurance test, flexibility test.
A non-invasive air displacement body composition test designed to provide a picture of fat versus fat free mass.
The Bod Pod® test is accurate to within 1% of hydrostatic weighing. The Bod Pod® uses air displacement technology to measure fat vs. fat free body mass.
Students, RecWell members and Limited Access members are eligible for Fitness Assessments, which include a Bod Pod® body composition test. Fitness Assessments and Bod Pod testing are not currently available to community members due to COVID restrictions on campus visitors.
Community members are not eligible for Fitness Assessments, but may purchase a Bod Pod test.
A fitness assessment typically takes 45-60 minutes. A Bod Pod test typically takes 30-45 minutes.
Register online or in person at RecWell Member Services in the ERC. Once registered, a RecWell personal trainer will contact you to schedule an assessment/test.
Groups of 3 or more should contact Kevin Yang (firstname.lastname@example.org) for group testing opportunities and discounts.
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