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March 11, 2008

How many can you do?

That is, how many push-ups can you do? Based on national averages, a 40-year-old woman should be able to do 16 push-ups and a man the same age should be able to do 27. By the age of 60, those numbers drop to 17 for men and 6 for women. Those numbers are just slightly less than what is required of Army soldiers who are subjected to regular push-up tests. -- Times

Posted by Diabetologica at March 11, 2008 8:58 PM