Year of Publication


Date of Thesis


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science


Exercise and Sport Sciences

Subject Categories

Oxygen -- Metabolism; Walking -- Physiological aspects; Running -- Physiological aspects


This study examined the accuracy of the ACSM metabolic prediction equations within the range of 3.7 to 5.0 m-hr-1 and the effect that deviation from preferred walking or running speed has on this accuracy. This study also compared preferred speed of treadmill with overground locomotion.

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