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Published: 2015-12-30

A Study on Non-Participation of J&K Players at World and Olympic Level “A Descriptive Study”

University of Kashmir, Hazratbal, Srinagar - 190006, Jammu and Kashmir
Sports physical education Facilities political factors Olympic equipment

Abstract

This study was aimed at finding reasons for non- participation of J&K players at world & Olympic level it was carried out with a group of 90 national & 30 international players who were at peak performance level at their tenure. A self-made questionnaire was developed to measure the most important reasons for non-participation of J&K players at world & Olympic level. Among the reasons were cited were lack of sport facilities, political factors, Sports organizing authorities (J&K State sports Council, Directorate of Youth Services & Sports, Directorate of Physical Education & Sports University of J&K, and Associations & State Government) and player himself to some extent. Based on the results of the study, a number of recommendations were made for education managers and sport administrators & concern government. Contributions of the study were highlighted and suggestions for further research made. Results: The results of the study were that the sports organizing authorities, Sports facilities & associations were responsible for non-participation of J&K players at world & Olympic level.

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How to Cite

Ahmad, R. H. (2015). A Study on Non-Participation of J&K Players at World and Olympic Level “A Descriptive Study”. International Journal of Physical Education, Fitness and Sports, 4(4), 1-5. https://doi.org/10.26524/1541

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