International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences
2019, Vol. 4 Issue 1, Part L
Achievement motivation among athletes of competitive sports
AUTHOR(S): Sosim CA
The purpose of the study was to compare achievement motivation among women athletes of selected competitive sports. For the purpose of the study seventy five female sports person were randomly selected from Vimala College Trissure, Providence College Calicut and Center for physical education Calicut university campus. The players participated in the intercollegiate tournament from selected competitive sports namely Judo, Track and Field and Handball where selected. Each team sports consist of 25 players. Their age was fixed in the range of 18-25.The standard psychological tool devised by M.L. Kamlesh sports achievement motivation test questionnaire was used to measure achievement motivation. The result of the study indicates that there is significant difference in achievement motivation among Track and Field, Handball and Judo players. The study also indicates that Track and Field athletes had higher achievement motivation level than Handball players and Judo players.
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How to cite this article:
Sosim CA. Achievement motivation among athletes of competitive sports. Int J Yogic Hum Mov Sports Sciences 2019;4(1):620-622.