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The Heath-Carter Anthropometric Somatotype Instruction Manual (Size 1.2MB)

The instruction manual is also available in a compressed ZIP file for faster download: Heath-CarterManual.zip (Size 918KB)

The figures in this manual may be reproduced for class use without specific permission.

This revision is adapted from the original instruction manual by the author and a later version published in a CD-Rom titled "Anthropometry Illustrated" (Ross, Carr & Carter, 1999), in association with TeP and ROSSCRAFT, Surrey, Canada.

March 2002

Revised by J.E.L. CARTER, Ph.D.

Exercise and Nutritional Sciences
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA. 92182-7521. USA.

E-mail: lindsay.carter@sdsu.edu