Accession Number:

AD0733065

Title:

Effect of Two Types of Footwear on Physical Fitness Test Scores.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB NEW LONDON CONN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

A total of 53 U.S. Marines took the Physical Fitness Test less push-ups and sit-ups in both Marine Corps issue boots and tennis shoes. Scores were significantly better when tennis shoes were worn. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE