"International Journal of Physical Education, Sports and Health"
2021, Vol. 8, Issue 2, Part B
A study of women experiences in sports in relation to their careerAuthor(s):
Dr. Rajbir Singh and DeepikaAbstract:
The present study has been taken to find out they lived experiences of women sports persons. Quantitative and qualitative tools have been used to collect and analyze the data. Ten subjects of various games have been taken in purposive sampling. For qualitative analysis, a small sample is advisable as the variables are used extensively and in depth. A rigorous work of interview is made and then transcribed in coding system. The questions were prepared to get the data and the themes for semi structure interview were prepared and used to collect data. The date was recorded in written work and transcribed in categories. Further was coded in themes and sub themes to identify the different coding. In results, it was found that the ultimate aim of the women was to reach to international level. It was also found that they are interested to get good job through sports. In their interview it was revealed that they need more social support as well as to strengthen their academic side. The players are satisfied with their choice to opt the sports as career but few have expressed regret to opt the sports as career activity. They preferred for more improvement in academic side if they get chance to study again. They advise their juniors to have interest in academic side which is very essential part for good career in sports.Pages: 121-124 | 145 Views 19 DownloadsDownload Full Article:
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Dr. Rajbir Singh, Deepika. A study of women experiences in sports in relation to their career. Int J Phys Educ Sports Health 2021;8(2):121-124.