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NATIONAL PRIDE.

You'll also be able to try out for the NATIONAL award by testing your physical abilities in curl-ups, the shuttle run, the V-sit reach, the one-mile run, and pull-ups. Compare your scores with the qualifying standards below. The NATIONAL award is earned by athletes in the top 50 percent of kids in the country.

While you're in Indy, be sure and visit the world's largest Children's Museum!

See the I. U. Natatorium, where the 2000 summer Olympic trials were held.

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THE NATIONAL PHYSICAL FITNESS AWARD QUALIFYING STANDARDS
 ONE-MILE
 CURL-UPS SHUTTLE V-SIT RUN
 (number/ RUN REACH (minutes/ PULL-UPS
AGE minutes) (seconds) (inches) seconds) (number)

BOYS

6 22 13.3 +1.0 12:36 1
7 28 12.8 +1.0 11:40 1
8 31 12.2 +0.5 11:05 1

GIRLS

6 23 13.8 +2.5 13:12 1
7 25 13.2 +2.0 12:56 1
8 29 12.9 +2.0 12:30 1
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