Recent Research into the Value of Quality Physical Education and School Sports

This paper provides an overview of the findings and implications of recent research that is relevant in considering the prospective benefits and thus, the value, of Physical Education. The paper acknowledges physical activity and sports as central to Physical Education and therefore also discusses research examining physical activity and sports in schools. Physical Education is […]

SAQ as Predictors of Blockers Performance in Volleyball

In the present study, three objectives were formulated: First objective was to characterize male volleyball university level players on their SAQ Characteristics. Second objective was to find out relationship between SAQ Characteristics and performance of male university level volleyball players. Third objective was to estimate volleyball performance on the basis of SAQ Characteristics. Twenty male […]

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SELECTED STRUCTURAL AND FUNCTIONAL ABILITY OF VOLLEYBALL FEMALE PLAYERS OF BILASPUR

The purpose of the present study was found out the relationship between selected structural and functional ability of volleyball female players. Thirty (30) subjects were selected randomly from different colleges of the Institute of Professional Studies, bilaspur, (C.G.). All the subjects were state level players who have participated in various state level Volleyball competitions. The […]

CORRELATION BETWEEN PLAYING ABILITY AND ANTHROPOMETRIC PROFILE OF SRI LANKAN MALE CRICKETERS

The present investigation aims to find out the correlation between playing ability and the anthropometric profile of Sri Lanka male crickets. The players participated from nine province (Central, Eastern, North Central, Northern, North Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern, Uva and Western) for national sports competition (2015) in Cricket (135 players) were identified as subjects for this study. […]

SPORTS JOURNALISM AND INDIAN WOMEN JOURNALISTS

Sports journalism is the writing of reports on sporting topics and games. It is an essential element of any news media organization with various sports events across the world, there is continuous rise in the requirement of Sport Journalists. To become a successful sports journalist one needs to have the acumen of reporting, editing and […]

THE EFFECT OF YOGA PRACTICES ON COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN RURAL RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL CHILDREN IN KERALA

Objective: To study the effect of yoga practices on selected cognitive development variables among adolescent rural residential school children. Materials and Methods: Eighty two students, age ranged from 11-15 years, were randomly divided into experimental (n=41) and control (n=41) groups. Selected cognitive development variables were evaluated at the baseline and at the end of 6 […]

Estimation of Weight Lifters Performance on the basis of Balance Abilities and Anaerobic Power: Delimited to 85 Kilogram Weight Category

To establish regression equation for predicting Dependent Variable (weight lifter performance belonging to 85 kilogram weight category) on the basis of Independent Variables (static balance, dynamic balance and anaerobic power). The subjects for this study were selected from Different Universities. A total of 15 male weight lifters belonging to 85 kilogram weight category from Indian […]

A study of sports competitive anxiety, self concept and self confidence between all India Inter university female players of team and individual game

The purpose of the present study was to determine the Anxiety, Self-concept and Self-confidence between female players of All India University Team and Individual games. To obtain data for this study, the investigator had selected One hundred Twenty (N=120) subjects, out of which sixty (N=60) from Team Game and sixty (n=60) from Individual Game, who […]