The Effect Of Obesity On Children Fitness In The Age 10-12 Years Old

    Syahmirza Indra Lesmana ,Dela Fariha Fuadi ,Abdul Chalik Meidian ,Djoko Roespinoedji
    Keywords: Obesity, Fitness, VO2max. ,

    Abstract

    Abstract
    Purpose: The purpose of this study was to determine the differences in fitness among 10-12 year old
    students with normal body mass index and obesity. Methods : This study was quantitative descriptive,
    which to determine the differences in fitness among 10-12 year old students especially in cardiorespiratory
    fitness. Cardiorespiratory fitness was measured by indirect methode use prediction formula for Volume
    Oxygen Maximum (VO2max). Normality test uses Shapiro wilk test. The sample consisted of 30 students
    which divided in to two groups, first group consisted of 15 student with normal body mass index and
    another group consisted of 15 student with obesity. Result : Normality test was tested by Shapiro Wilk Test
    showed that the data is distributed abnormal with the result p=0,012 (p<0,05). Hypothese test uses Mannwhitney U test showed that there was difference in fitness among 10-12 year old students with normal
    body mass index and obesity which the value p=0,000 (p<0,05). Conclusion : This study showed that there
    was difference in fitness among 10-12 year old students with normal body mass index and obesity

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