2005 NHL Entry Draft Combine Results

The annual NHL Entry Draft combine assessment involves interviews, medical screenings, and fitness tests over a four-day period.

Here are the results of the fitness assessments (See details of the testing procedures) for the 2005 NHL Scouting Combine. See more NHL Entry Draft Combine Results.

Below is a table of the average results of all players tested in 2005.
  AVERAGE LOWEST HIGHEST
Body Composition
Height (ft:in) 6:1.3 5:9.0 6:7.8
Weight (lb) 192 160 241
Sum of 6 Skinfolds (mm) 64.3 31.1 122.6
Yuhasz % Body Fat 9.9 6.6 15.5
Musculoskeletal Fitness
Sit & Reach (cm) 38 16 54
Curl-Ups (max consecutive #) 25 0 82
Vertek Vertical Jump (in) 24 18 32
Vertek Leg Power (ft-lb/sec) 1098 772 1484
Jump Mat Vertical Jump (in) 22 17 28
Jump Mat Leg Power (ft-lb/sec) 1043 796 1466
Standing Long Jump (in) 97 79 110
Hand Grip - Rt (lb) 129 88 174
Hand Grip - Lt (lb) 126 92 158
Bench Press (150 lb - # of reps) 8 0 19
Bench Press (lb/lb body weight) 6 0 13
Push-Ups (max consecutive #) 24 3 41
Push-Ups x Body Weight (lb) 4589 530 8451
Push Strength (lb) 229 119 315
Push Strength (lb/lb body weight) 1.2 0.7 1.7
Pull Strength (lb) 258 165 425
Pull Strength (lb/lb body weight) 1.4 0.9 2.1
Upper Body Power 4 kg Ball (in) 182 147 238
Anaerobic Fitness
Peak Power Output (Watts) * 969 638 1266
Peak Power Output (Watts/kg) 11.1 7 14.9
Mean Power Output (Watts) * 796 542 991
Mean Power Output (Watts/kg) 9.1 6 11.7
Fatigue Index (% Drop-off from Peak) 35.7 18 51.5
Average Overall RPM 387 250 492
Aerobic Fitness
VO2max (litres.min-1) * 4.66 3.44 5.9
VO2max (ml.kg-1.min-1) 53.4 41.4 65.5

Reference

the 2005-5 figures are derived from the document; Gledhill, N. and Jamnik, V. Detailed Assessment Protocols For NHL Entry Draft Players, York University, Toronto 2007.

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