Indicators of physical development and physical fitness of schoolboys of first class of secondary schools

  • I.N. Peleshenko Kharkov Humanitarian Pedagogical Academy
Keywords: schoolboys, elementary school, physical fitness, physical development


The aim of the study is to determine the status of first class schoolboys’ physical preparation of secondary schools of Kharkiv region. Testing the level of development of physical qualities of 1674 schoolboys in grades 1-4 (829 boys and 745 girls) in the standard system of school physical education. Fixed rates in these test exercises as running 30 m, six-minute run, the slope of the torso forward from a sitting position, curl in vise on the bar, 4x9 m shuttle run, standing long jump seats. Revealed a low level of physical development and physical fitness of schoolboys (in particular dexterity). It is shown that the system of assessment of learning outcomes schoolboys need to harmonize and modernize. Determined average performance of the physical qualities of boys and girls. The revealed contradictions between control standards of physical fitness in a variety of government programs.


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Peleshenko I. Indicators of physical development and physical fitness of schoolboys of first class of secondary schools. Pedagogics, psychology, medical-biological problems of physical training and sports. 2013;17(8):65-8.