TESTS OF THE PHYSICAL CONDITION OF ELITE SWIMMERS
Rushall, B. S. (1995). Tests of the physical condition of elite swimmers: A manual for coaches.Sports Science Associates, 4225 Orchard Drive, Spring Valley, CA 91977.
This text describes a rationale that supports the use of "field" tests, as opposed to "laboratory/physiological" tests, for determining the training progress of elite swimmers. Each evaluation procedures is laid out in a step-by-step format. Master copies of all recording and computation sheets are provided.
Tests for the following are described.
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