Choosing a Stress Test

Whether to choose a ‘stand-alone’ VO2max Test or combine it with a sports physical exam depends on what you need, on the health problems you want examined, or on whether or not you want to claim the costs on your supplementary health insurance. Answer the questions below to choose the right test for you:

Choosing a testVO2max TestInscyd TestVO2max + (limited)
sports medical exam
INSCYD + (limited)
sports medical exam
VO2max + extensive
sports medical exam
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Running or cyclingTriathlonRunning or cyclingRunning or cyclingTriathlonRunning or cyclingRunning or cycling
Duration (in minutes)601051507512015090
Price (VAT included)€115€240€290€200€320€380€255
Fitness level and training:
Weight and Fat%
VO2max (breath gas analysis)
Anaerobic Treshold (=FTP)
Training zones (heart rate, power)
Lactate testing
incl Hb and plasma glucose
+€30+€30+€30
VLaMax
Sports medical examination in partnership with SMA Olympia:
Blood pressure
General physical exam
Resting ECG
Exercise ECG
Eye check
General orthopaedic exam
Specific orthopaedic exam
Lung function test (spirometry)Depends on medical historyDepends on medical historyDepends on medical history
Blood test (Hb, cholesterol)+€30

Covered by your insurance?

SMA Olympia = SCAS accredited
and affiliated with Netherlands Federation of Sports Medicine Institutions (FSMI)
Yes, depending on
supplementary health insurance
Yes, depending on
supplementary health insurance
Yes, depending on
supplementary health insurance

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