Preliminary inquiry on population with disabilities and physical activity participation based on the internet resources
Author(s): Seungyeon Park
Abstract: The purpose of this preliminary inquiry was to navigate internet-based resources with related to population with disabilities, and physical activity participation. With content analysis, the findings of this study revealed diverse perceptions on population with disabilities and sports and/or exercise participation. There were several subcategories emerged based on the data. These subcategories were related to positive images, social inclusion, competition, and health and fitness. Other findings indicated that all the types of disabilities were included in the data collection. Follow up inquiry should analyze more broad datum by considering the specific contexts within the specific type of disabilities.