Citation: zhang j, zhao z, wu q, lester d (2016) extracurricular participation and its correlates among chinese college studentsarch sports med physiother 1(1): 001-004. Psychosocial correlates of physical activity participation among nigerian university students article (pdf available) in international journal of sports science 2014(46):205-211 september 2014. For example, a recent study among germans suggests that the relationship between schools and sports might be unnecessary since lechner (2009) reports a significantly positive relationship between adult earnings and youth sports participation irrespective of any affiliation between sports and schools. Our interest in youth sports participation as an important correlate of a person's future performance is motivated partly by the fact that it is a relatively common and shared extracurricular activity for adolescents (feldman & matjasko, 2005.
Original research correlates of sport participation among community-dwelling elderly people in germany: a cross-sectional study timo hinrichs & ulrike trampisch & ina burghaus &. The purpose of the study was to examine relations among sports participation and positive correlates across african american, latino, and white girls positive correlate variables were self-perceptions (self-worth, body attractiveness, athletic competence), less depression, and participation in extracurricular activities. Sports participation 7 review will discuss the following areas, current state of high school athletic programs, history of high school sports, the impact of title ix, grade point averages of student athletes and non.
Correlates of sport participation in adults with long-standing illness or disability neil heron,1,2,3 frank kee,2,3 margaret e cupples,1,2,3 mark a tully2,3 to cite: heron n, kee f. Correlates of participation in sports and physical activities among indigenous youth piotr wilk, western university alana maltby, western university. 206 taofeek o awotidebe et al: psychosocial correlates of physical activity participation among nigerian university students health behaviour. The authors are with the school of nursing, university of min-nesota, minneapolis, mn lence and correlates of sports team participation among ahs students. University of north texas hsc at fort worth this is the best article i have read on this subject: the relationship between regular sports participation and vigilance in male and female adolescents.
Correlates of pa among college students 97 sport were developed from previous definitions of exercise (pate, pratt, & blair et al, 1995), recreation (the sports council for northern ireland, 1994, and sport. Abstract the aims of this study were (1) to analyze the sport participation in a cohort of community-dwelling elderly people in germany and (2) to evaluate associations between sport participation, sociodemographic factors, cardiovascular risk factors, and health status. Most research on the correlates of sport involvement has utilized male samples the present study focuses on a sample of high school girl gymnasts, basketball players, track participants, and a control group of nonathletes the correlates of participation investigated include familial factors, peers. The aims of this study were (1) to analyze the sport participation in a cohort of community-dwelling elderly people in germany and (2) to evaluate associations between sport participation, sociodemographic factors, cardiovascular risk factors, and health status. Despite its limitation, this study adds, to the literature, some data regarding the prevalence of ss participation among boys and girls, and socio-demographic and psychological correlates of ss participation.
Concerns about maintaining a slim body shape motivated participation among young girls older people identified the importance of sport and physical activity in staving off the effects of aging and providing a social support network. Sports team participation, a specific form of pa, is associated with increased pa and decreased overweight/obesity in general adolescent populations however, little is known about the prevalence and correlates of sports team participation among ahs students. Background participation in a sports group is key for the prevention of incident functional disability little is known about the correlates of older adults' participation in sports groups, although this could assist with the development of effective health strategies. Abstract background: studies on psychosocial correlates of physical activity (pa) in a previously unexplored cultural context of sub-sahara africa are sparse this study assessed psychosocial correlates of pa among nigerian university students.
Correlates of motivational orientation among kenyan athletes 1051 south africa, burnett (2005) noted that the mean age of specialization of the athletes in the sport in which they competed at international level was 157 years. Youth sports participation is up, but many kids still can't afford to play or aren't good enough to make travel teams a 2016 university of wisconsin study of more than 1,000 athletes. Florida national university is committed to ensuring that its website is accessible to all visitors accordingly, fnu's website has been developed using the principles and guidelines found in section 508 of the rehabilitation act of 1973, and in accordance with wcag 20 aa standards. The results show that the decision to participate in sports and the frequency of sports participation of males and females are affected by different factors, therefore distinct government policies should be applied to attract new, and retain the existing, participants.