"International Journal of Physical Education, Sports and Health"
2017, Vol. 4, Issue 3, Part A
Relationships between motivation type and sport participation among Indian studentsAuthor(s):
Mohit Mishra and Ashutosh AcharyaAbstract:
This study sought to understand the relationship between certain motivation drivers and sport participation. It also explored the gender variable and whether there are differences between male and female athletes in terms of their motivation for participating in sport. A non-probability sample was used and 199 respondents participated. Results indicate that there was a negative correlation between amotivation and sport participation. Furthermore, it was found that there is a positive correlation between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation. A last finding is that there are no significant differences between the gender groups and their motivation for sport participationPages: 05-07 | 970 Views 41 DownloadsDownload Full Article:
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Mohit Mishra, Ashutosh Acharya. Relationships between motivation type and sport participation among Indian students. Int J Phys Educ Sports Health 2017;4(3):05-07.