19.11.2018
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Recruiting subjects to sports/fitness technology-research!

We are recruiting subjects to our measurements at the end of the year of 2018 and at the start of the year 2019. The purpose of the research is to study association between body composition and cardio-respiratory fitness in 20-45 years old men and women.

The purpose of the research is to study association between body composition and cardio-respiratory fitness in 20-45 years old men and women, comparing two different body composition assessment methods.
What can I get from it if I participate?

You will get an estimation of your body composition measured by two different methods and your maximal oxygen uptake measured by VO²max –test on treadmill. Additionally, you will receive a movie ticket. The participation in total, requires about 1h and 30min time from you and the body composition will be measured in fasted state in the morning.

Am I eligible to participate?

If you fulfill the following criteria, you are eligible:
-20-45 years old, body weight normal or moderately over-weight (body mass index ~ under 30 (kg/m²))
-Normal, healthy person; no chronic disease or symptoms like metabolic, renal or cardiovascular disease, hypertension or arrytmias/dizziness/chest pain etc.
-You are physically active reqularly, either in leisure time or in work or commuting
-You feel yourself healthy enough to participate in a study where you need to perform a maximal treadmill test all the way until your egde of fitness

Measurements will take place at Sport laboratories of JYU and KIHU (Rautpohjankatu 6-8. Jyväskylä)

Interested?
Submit your intrest by 21 December 2018 by email to Konsta Hyttinen, kokaalhy@student.jyu.fi

More information

Konsta Hyttinen

kokaalhy@student.jyu.fi