Fast, Accurate, and Safe - the BOD POD offers:
 
  • Proven accuracy using whole-body density measurement.
  • Fast test time - about 8 - 12 minutes.
  • Ability to accommodate all types of populations (including children, the elderly, and the disabled).
  • Excellent repeatability. Safe for repeated testing and is non-invasive.
 
The BOD POD´s roomy interior accommodates a wide variety of human shapes and sizes. That´s why it´s used routinely to measure the body composition of professional and collegiate football players, basketball players, and even sumo wrestlers! The BOD POD has successfully been used by people weighing up to 500 lbs. It´s also ideally suited for wheelchair athletes, those with special abilities, the elderly, and children. And, because the BOD POD is non-invasive, it is completely safe for regular and repeated testing.
 
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The following items are required to perform the Body Composition Testing:
 
Wear approved clothing.

Approved clothing for MEN:
Form-fitting Speedo© or Lycra©/spandex-type swimsuit
- or -
Single-layer compression shorts (without padding)

Approved clothing for WOMEN:
Form-fitting Speedo© or Lycra©/spandex-type swimsuit
- or -
Single-layer compression shorts and jog bra (without
padding or wires)

Men's compression shorts and women's spandex shorts and sports bras will be available for purchase on the day of testing.

 
Wear a swim cap.
A swim cap is provided for use by Mobile Body Analysis
 
Do not exercise within two hours prior to testing.
 
Do not eat or drink just before testing.
 
Use the restroom, (if necessary) before testing.
 
Sit still, breathe normally and avoid talking during the brief test period.