Examination of the characteristics of the field test to evaluate the cardiovascular endurance of soccer players

축구선수의 현장 심폐지구력 테스트로서의 Shuttle run과 Yo-Yo intermittent recovery test의 특성 비교

Shin, Sohee

  • Received : 2019.01.09
  • Accepted : 2019.04.20
  • Published : 2019.04.28


The purpose of this study was to propose an effective field test for assessing the cardiovascular endurance of soccer players by comparing the shuttle run test and the Yo-Yo intermittent recovery test (Yo-Yo test), which are representative of the aerobic exercise performance test, with the VO2max and other sprint tests. The shuttle run test requires the subject to run continuously without a break interval, while the Yo-Yo test has a break interval, so that they run with the recovery period. Therefore, the Yo-Yo test can be used as an effective field test for evaluating the cardiopulmonary function considering the characteristics of the soccer players of intermittent training.


Shuttle run test;Yo-Yo intermittent recovery test;Soccer players;Characteristics


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