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Our VO2 Max Services

VO2 Max test

Acquire a scientifically accurate measure of your aerobic capacity. A VO2 Max test is the gold-standard measure of aerobic capacity.

A high VO2 Max is a prerequisite for successful athletic performance in endurance events.

Price £95
Duration

Approximately 40 minutes

Details

Performed either on a treadmill or WattBike, your VO2 Max test will identify:

  • Accurate VO2 Max value
  • Running Economy (if you choose treadmill test)
  • Training zones and pacing guidelines

All information collected is analysed and displayed within a physiological report that is sent to you following the test.

Ideal for

Anyone looking to gain an insight into their aerobic capacity and boost the effectiveness of their training.

Combined VO2 Max & Lactate threshold test

Combine these two physiological tests to obtain a fully comprehensive understanding of your endurance performance and capacity.

Find out more about our Lactate Threshold testing here.

Price £195
Duration

Approximately 50 minutes

Details

Performed using the same protocol as VO2 Max (see above), with additional blood sampling via fingerprick throughout.

  • In addition to data from VO2 Max test, you will receive:
  • Lactate profile with lactate threshold identification
  • Accurate HR training zones and pacing guidelines

All data is displayed within the physiological report received following the test.

VO2 Re-test package

Assessing your VO2 Max before and after a block of training will identify any physiological adaptation, informing the effectiveness of a training programme and readiness for competition.

Price £165
Valid

12-months following initial test

Details

Two full VO2 Max tests to be used at any time within our working hours over a 12-month period.

Receive a more in-depth physiological report, displaying information from both tests to allow comparison.

Combined re-test package

Assessing your VO2 Max and lactate threshold before and after a block of training will identify any physiological adaptation, informing the effectiveness of a training programme and readiness for competition.

Price £310
Valid

12-months following initial test

Details

Two full VO2 Max tests and two combined tests to be used at any time within our working hours over a 12-month period.

Receive a more in-depth physiological report, displaying information from both tests to allow comparison.

Elite Athlete test

A comprehensive, sport specific physiological profile suitable for serious athletes of all levels. 

Find out more about our Elite Athlete Test here.

Price £225
Duration

Approximately 120 minutes

Details

Receive a variety of our physiological tests specific to your sport: 

  • Body composition assessment 
  • Enhanced sport-specific movement screen
  • Tissue capacity
  • Sport-specific speed / power / jump testing
  • Lactate threshold and VO2 Max combined

Following our Elite Athlete Test you will receive a detailed report. The report includes information about each test and its relevance to performance, various engaging displays of your data, individual data analysis and interpretation, comparison of values with normative data and elite athletes, recommendations for training and steps to improve performance, as well as specific heart rate training zones.

Ideal for

Individuals wanting to gain a deeper understanding of their physiology in order to take their performance to the next level.

Our experts

Tristan Baker | Head of Performance at GoPerform

Tristan Baker

Head of Performance

BSc, MSc (Strength & Conditioning), ASCC, CSCS

Tristan heads up our athletic performance department, he is a Loughborough University Sports Science graduate with an MSc in Strength and Conditioning from St Mary's University. 

Tristan has coached national and international athletes competing in Football, Formula 1, Athletics and Lacrosse as well as amateurs and professionals in Mixed Martial Arts, Rugby and Tennis. He is an accredited member of the UK Strength and Conditioning Association and the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Ronan O'Sullivan

Ronan O'Sullivan

Strength and Conditioning Coach

GSR, BSc (Hons), MSc (High Performance Sports), NSCA (CSCS)

Ronan O'Sullivan is a Sports Rehabilitation graduate from IT Carlow, Ireland with an additional MSc in High Performance Sports (strength and conditioning) from UCAM Spain. Ronan has coached at NCAA D1, professional, semi-pro and amateur level athletes in rugby, football, baseball, gaelic football, hurling and golf in Ireland, Spain, USA and the UK. 

He is an NSCA certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and is passionate about coaching individuals to achieve their goal whatever their starting point. 

Jonny Nicholson

Jonny Nicholson

Performance Coach

BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science

Originally from Market Harborough, Jonny graduated with a first class degree in Sport and Exercise Science from the University of Bath. 

Having had an exceptional year on our graduate internship programme we were delighted to offer him a permanent position in August 2021. He will take the lead on physiological testing, developing young athletes, and will continue to work as a performance coach offering 1-1 training, and coaching on our Elevate and Rehab Programmes.