September 26, 2017

NST Strength Results

The NST Strength Test is a simple Test of 5 exercises over 10 minutes. One is given a minute to complete as many of each exercises as they can in 1 minute. They are then given 1 minute break before starting the next exercise. Pullups, Sittups, Pushups,  16″ Box Jumps and Dips (feet elevated) in that order. Complete Detailed Rules can be found Here: NSTstrengthTestProtocol-and-benchmarks2011 or Here for PDF: NSTstrength-test-protocol-and-benchmarks2011

Each Exercise has Standards to meet at each age:

NST Strength Test Standard Exercise Breakdown


Then we use the Tests to track improvement over time. This is a Summary of the improvement of Telemark Skiers over time:

NST Strength Test Telemark Summary 2009-2014

At the end of the day Why do we do all of this?

To motivate you the skier to work hard and become stronger and faster.

Many more Test results below.

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