| Starting Position
- Standing on box or elevated platform immediately behind force plates
- Normal standing posture
- Hands on hips
- Chest up and looking forward
- Zero plates - Zero the plates. Ensure nothing is touching the plates during this step.
- Weigh individual - Measure the individual's weight.
- Assume starting position - Ask the individual to assume the starting position on the plates.
- Perform test - Instruct the individual to:
- Keep the chest up and looking forward;
- Step of the box; then
- Land on the plates with both feet at the same time; then
- Immediately jump as high as possible; then
- Land softly, remaining completely still for 2-3 second; then
- Assume starting position again.
- Repeat - Repeat steps 3 and 4 to record the desired number of reps.
- Complete the test - Click to stop the recording and check the results.
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