Cardiovascular Disease and Physical Activity

Cardiovascular diseases are the major cause of death globally, as well as in India. They are caused by disorders of the heart and blood vessels, and include heart attacks, stroke, raised blood pressure, peripheral artery disease, rheumatic heart disease, congenital heart disease and heart failure. Common changeable risk factors namely physical inactivity, unhealthy diet, harmful […]

A Study on Relation of Agility and Reaction Time with Wrestler’s Performance

Objective: The objective of the study was to find out the relationship of wrestler’s performance with agility and reaction time. Methodology: The subjects for the present study were selected from state and national level participated wrestlers from Varanasi. A total number of 20 male wrestlers in the age group of 18-25 years were selected for […]

A Comparative Study of Selected Physical Fitness among University Level Hockey and Football Players

The purpose of the study was to comparison of selected physical fitness among university level hockey and football players. Only male players were selected randomly from the hockey and football, who had participated in university championship held at Banaras Hindu University Varanasi. The age of players ranged between 18-24 years. Speed and Agility were selected […]

Effect of Emotional Intelligence Programme on the Performance of Amateur Sports

Emotional intelligence (EI) has been reported to be more realistic than other measures in evaluating performances in many fields of human activities. However, research evidences reveal that its application to amateur athletes and it’s possible effectiveness in enhancing sports performances is yet unknown. This study therefore investigated the effectiveness of emotional intelligence programme on the […]