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Comparison of Physical Fitness Between Intercollegiate Men Athletes and Non-Athletes |

Dr. K. M. Valsaraj, in International Journal of Physical Education & Sports Sciences | Physical Education, Health, Fitness & Sports


The purpose of the study was tocompare the general fitness between college men athletes and non-athletes. Forthis purpose, the following variables such as Speed, Endurance, Strength,Agility, Flexibility, and Explosive power were selected as variables. Toachieve this purpose thirty college men students aged between 18-25 years wereselected as subjects. The data were collected on each criterion variables byusing standardized tests and they were tested for statistical significant byindependent ‘t’ test. It was found that there was significant difference onSpeed, Strength, Agility, Flexibility, Endurance and Explosive power betweencollege men athletes and non-athletes.