The Kansas Highway Patrol Fitness Test (KHPFT) is similar to the U.S. Army’s new ACFT model. For additional information, please utilize the following website for reference: https://www.army.mil/acft/. The KHPFT scoring and events are slightly modified to meet agency needs.
EVENT 1: Maximum Dead Lift (MDL)
3-repetition max dead lift.
Two attempts allowed. Heaviest weight lifted correctly is scored.
EVENT 2: Standing Power Throw (SPT)
Overhead 10lb medicine ball throw for distance.
Two attempts for score allowed. Furthest distance thrown is scored.
EVENT 3: Hand-release push-up – arm extension (HRP)
Complete as many hand-release push-ups with arm extensions as possible in two minutes.
Only correctly performed repetitions are counted/scored.
EVENT 4: Sprint-Drag-Carry (SDC)
Conduct 5 x 50-meter (250m total) shuttle runs for time. Sprint, drag, lateral, carry, sprint.
Total time is recorded for score.
EVENT 5: Leg Tuck (LTK)
Complete as many leg tucks as possible.
Total number of correctly performed repetitions is counted.
EVENT 6: 1.5-mile run (1.5MR)
1.5-mile run will be performed south of the KHPTA campus, on a predetermined course, weather permitting.
Total time to run the course is recorded and scored.