Anthropometry is the objective assessment method of stature development , the state of nutrition, the proportion of development of different segments.
When using the measuring scale Reiner, subjects can be classified as:
- Up to 159.9 cm, they have very small waist; - 160-163,9 cm,they have small size; - 164-169,9cm,they have medium-sized waist;
- 170-179,9 cm, they have large waist; - Over 180 cm, they have very large waist; Women are smaller than men, with an average of 10 cm.
Demonstrates that only body weight measurement is not sufficient at the athletes , because the percentage of active mass has a special meaning .
Anthropometric measurements are systematized in:
dimensions of osmotic mass,
determining the envelope,