2-Minute Walk Endurance Test

Motor: Endurance


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An assessment of overall physical fitness and endurance. Participants are asked to walk at a normal speed on a flat surface for 2 minutes.

Administration Info

Age range: 3+
Test Time: 4 minutes
Available in: NIH Toolbox
Administration: Examiner-administered
Devices: iPad
Additional equipment required: Yes
Qualification Level: N/A

Supplies & Equipment

  • Chair (for participants to take a break as needed)
  • Measuring tape with meters and feet
  • Set of 2 cones
  • Walking Course Diagram
  • Colored masking tape to set up walking course

Training Video


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