AY Honor Physical Fitness Requirements used by General Conference

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Skill Level

2

Year

1929

Version

08.12.2021

Approval Authority

General Conference

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Physical Fitness
Recreation
Skill Level
123
Approval Authority
General Conference
Year of Introduction

1929

See also

Sportsman Master Award
Recreation Master Award
Voyager


1. List ten benefits of being physically fit.

2. Know how the following help to achieve a balance for your body:

a. Exercise

b. Proper eating

c. Emotional stability

3. Define the following exercises:

a. Isometric:

b. Isotonic:

c. Isokinetic:

d. Anaerobic:

e. Aerobic:

4. Know the meaning of the principles involved in the following exercise program:

a. Warm up

b. Aerobic exercises

c. Cool down

d. Calisthenics

5. Know how to determine your heart rate at rest and after exercise.

6. Know how to determine the minimum rate at which your heart should be beating to obtain the best aerobic conditioning effect.


7. Using the four steps given in requirement 4, do a regular exercise program at least four times a week for three months. For each exercise period, maintain the minimum heart rate determined in requirement 6 for a period of at least 20 minutes. Keep a chart of the following:

a. Type of warm-up exercises performed

b. Type of aerobic exercises performed

c. How long aerobic exercises were performed

d. Type of calisthenics performed