International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 5, Issue 2 (2018)

Investigation of self confidence in gymnasts


Dr. Sudhira Chandel, Prakhar Rathore

In this study total one hundred male and female gymnasts (n=100) of Madhya Pradesh state were selected as the subject of under 14 to 17 years of age. Questionnaire was distributed to the gymnasts and under the supervision of their coaches and the investigator the data was recorded appropriately. The study was delimited on the Questionnaire of Self Confidence i.e. State Sports Confidence Inventory by Vealey. On the basis of the data interpretation the boys of under 14 possess 31.62% in moderate level of confidence whereas under 17 boys possess 29.14 % moderate level of confidence on other hand under 14 girls having 38.11% moderate level of confidence and under 17 girls possess 35.85% which is much lesser then under 14 girls, Boys of under 14 obtained 20.8%, and under 17 boys having 26.35% high level of confidence, on the other hand girls of under 14 having 14.91% and under 17 girls having 18.96% high confidence level for their performance at the time of competition.
Pages : 40-41