The study of tendency and passion of sport among the sport college students in Ataturk University
Süleyman Erim ERHAN
Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Ataturk University, Erzurum, TURKEY
Abstract: The main aim of this study was to evaluate students' passion at sport and physical education, sport passion gender and sport type in Ataturk University School of Physical Education and Sports, Sports-type (individual or team), Sports Structure (Basic, struggle and recreational sports) according to the related parameters. The study populations were consisted of 320 females and 550 males studying at Ataturk University School of Physical Education totally 870 students during 2011-2012 in this regard. In a study carried out on 118 women (age = 20.97+-2.01) and 205 men (age = 21.79+-2.51) that they totally were students at Ataturk university school of physical education and sport. Participants were in the category of individual and team sport, and the difference of physical education and sports school students were consisted of dealing with branches. The Survey is subjected to participants' passion at sport, (The Passion in Sport Scale; Vallerant et al, 2003), and determining age, sex, department, and for information on sports-type,"Personal Information Form" was given in this regard. Obsessive passion at sport with tendency, harmonious passion questionnaire is consisted of two sub-dimensions. The passion for the sport with the type of sport participants, sports structure, partition and one-way analysis of variance is applied for testing the gender difference that MANOVA test was used in this case. MANOVA analysis of the scores of men and women in participants of harmonious passion is (Wilkes 'Lambda T = 0.984, F (2,320) = 0.67, P < 0.05) and sport type (individual and team) and obsessive passion scores (Wilkes' Lambda =0 .982 T, F (2,320) = 0.44, P < 0.05) showed no significant difference in this study. Yet the analysis section (Wilkes 'Lambda T = 0.962, F (6.636) = 0.18, P> 0.05) and sports structure (basic, fighting and recreational sports) (Wilkes' Lambda T = 0.992, F (4,638) = 0.83, P > 0.05), and revealed that there was no significant difference between the scores of sporting passion. Finally, the relationship between gender and the selected columns, Chi-square analysis was used to analysis of the results in this case. There is found a relationship between gender and the selected branch. As a result, the findings of this study differ according to the type of sport; the sport is related to passion and sex, but depending on the sport section and the difference revealed in this case. [Süleyman Erim ERHAN. The study of tendency and passion of sport among the sport college students in Ataturk University. Life Sci J2013;10(7s):551-555] (ISSN:1097-8135). http://www.lifesciencesite.com. 86
Keywords: Sport, Sport Passion, Sport type.