International Journal of Sports Science and Physical Education

Volume 1, Issue 3, December 2016

  • Effect of Difficulty Level and Time-Pressure on the Morning-Evening Differences in Accuracy and Consistency of Throwing Darts Among 9-10 Year-Old Boys

    Yousri Elghoul, Mohamed Frikha, Nessrine Chaâri, Karim Chamari, Nizar Souissi

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 3, December 2016
    Pages: 28-34
    Received: 28 October 2016
    Accepted: 9 December 2016
    Published: 6 January 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijsspe.20160103.11
    Abstract: This study investigated the impact of task difficulty level and time-pressure on the morning-evening changes in psychomotor performance and perceived difficulty to it among 9–10 years-old boys. Twelve healthy right-handed boys (age = 9.8 ± 0.5 years, height = 144 ± 6.2 cm and body mass = 32.7 ± 3.4 kg) volunteered to take part in the study. They we... Show More
  • The Impact of Diversity and Gender on EPS Withdrawal of Humanities Students at Catholic Schools in Kinshasa

    Agnès Kena Lubuka, Paulin Mandoumou, Aristide Ewamela, Michael Ha, Danny Lo, Euloge Moboza Ndongo, Joachim Bongbele

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 3, December 2016
    Pages: 35-42
    Received: 18 October 2016
    Accepted: 6 January 2017
    Published: 31 January 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijsspe.20160103.12
    Abstract: In this study, we examine the impact of diversity and gender on EPS (Education Physique et Sportive, French for Physical and Sports Education) disengagement in humanities students of Catholic schools in Kinshasa. 2 groups of students were randomly selected for this study. 305 girls and 456 boys from a co-ed Catholic schools that took a weekly 50-mi... Show More