Article Details

A Study of Behavior Traits of Women Sports Person and Non-Sports Person | Original Article

Mohan Kumar L. P.*, Puttaswamy Gowda P., in International Journal of Physical Education & Sports Sciences | Physical Education, Health, Fitness & Sports


The purpose of the present investigation was to study the behavior traits of sports women and non-sportswomen. The other of the study was to make a comparison of behavior traits among sports women and non-sports women. To achieve the purpose of the objective of the present investigation the behavior questionnaire was administered to a sample of Fifty (50) sports woman who were participated in inter-collegiate sports competitions, and fifty (50) non-sportswomen. The data necessary for the study were collected through the responses of the selected subjects to the Blanchard Behavior Questionnaire. The data collected were statistically analyzed, mean and standard deviation values for all behavior factors for all the selected subjects were completely significant difference in the mean scores of all behavior factors among the sports woman and non-sports women was computes through‘t’ test. The statistical analyses of the data have revealed that; Sportswomen were having average to good level of behavior, whereas, non-sportswomen were having poor to average level of behavior.