Journal of Sports Science and Nutrition

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Journal of Sports Science and Nutrition

2022, Vol. 3, Issue 1, Part B

Impact of sports participation by the parents on physical fitness of their child


Author(s): Dr. Rita Bora

Abstract: The purpose of the present study was to analyze the Influence of selected socio-economic condition factor, “sports participation by the parent” on Physical Fitness of college male students. With the assistance and help of the experts in the field of Physical Fitness, Physical Education, Sports and previous researches on these areas, a comprehensive and suitable Physical Fitness and Socio-economic factor package was evolved. 480 male college students were randomly selected from twenty one academic colleges of C.C.S. University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. For this research, AAHPERED Youth Fitness Test for Physical Fitness and Questionnaire for Socio-economic condition data of the same students was organized for the purpose of finding out the effect of “sports participation by the parent” on Physical Fitness. The obtained Physical Fitness score and Socio-economic condition factor, “sports participation by the parent” score were analyzed by using analysis of co-variance for significant influence of “sports participation by the parent” on Physical Fitness. The researcher has studied all samples in two groups. The groups were as below: A. Rural and Urban area all students B. Tribal and non-tribal area all students Analysis the data by use of SPSS programme and find out the mean score of sports achievement by the members of the family, mean score of Physical Fitness of the sample and "F" values in all four groups and compare the result. The calculated 'F' value of rural area all students is 1.634, Non-tribal area all students is 1.641 and were significant at both 0.01 and 0.05 levels whereas tribal area all students is 1.531, were significant at 0.05 levels. Urban area all students is 0.758 not significant at both levels.

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Dr. Rita Bora. Impact of sports participation by the parents on physical fitness of their child. J Sports Sci Nutr 2022;3(1):121-124.
Journal of Sports Science and Nutrition