SHAPE America, previously known as the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAPHERD), launched their “brand” new name and logo the morning of Wednesday, 2 April 2014. SHAPE America hopes the new changes will increase the visibility […]
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Cardiovascular fitness is generally considered to be the most important component of health-related physical fitness. Other commonly used terms for cardiovascular fitness include cardiorespiratory endurance, aerobic fitness, and aerobic capacity. The national youth physical fitness test (FITNESSGRAM), developed at the […]
(Editor’s Note. This article first appeared on Oct. 26, 2011 in a blog published by the Teachers College at Columbia University. The link to the original article is http://www.tc.edu/news.htm?articleID=8251 . The blog states on its site that its materials are […]