Push-up norms for youths

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tjjonah
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Push-up norms for youths

Post by tjjonah » Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:49 am

Hi,

I was wondering where the youth push-up norm data posted on your website is from..I've pasted them in below:

Push-ups (Boys)
Repetitions
Age
Rating 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Athletic 26 31 31 36 41 41 41
High 9 9 11 14 16 21 21 21 26 31 36 36 36
Healthy 3 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 14 16 18 18


Push-up (Girls)
Repetitions
Age
Rating 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Athletic 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21
High 9 9 11 14 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16
Healthy 3 3 4 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

cheers

Tim

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Re: Push-up norms for youths

Post by tjjonah » Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:53 am

Oh... and the standing long jump ones as well please..

I'm struggling to find decent normative data that spans 11-18 years.

any help would be greatly appreciated

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Re: Push-up norms for youths

Post by Jungledoc » Mon Jul 22, 2013 12:12 pm

You should ask the site owner. There are "contact" links throughout the site. He does not post here, and as far as I know seldom reads the forum. We're just a bunch of exercise enthusiasts like you.
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