The aim of this study was to evaluate the application of the Yo-Yo intermittent endurance test level 2 (Yo-Yo IE2) to elite female soccer populations. Elite senior (n¿=¿92), youth (n¿=¿42), domestic (n¿=¿46) and sub-elite female soccer players (n¿=¿19) carried out the Yo-Yo IE2 test on numerous occasions across the season. Test-retest coefficient of variation (CV) in Yo-Yo IE2 test performance in domestic female players was 4.5%. Elite senior female players' Yo-Yo IE2 test performances were better (P¿
Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2014, Vol 24, Issue 1, p. 43-54
Adolescent; Adult; Athletic Performance; Exercise Test; Female; Heart Rate; Humans; Physical Endurance; Physical Fitness; Reproducibility of Results; Soccer; Young Adult; Managers and employees at universities, research institutions etc.