A case study of withdrawal from French Boxing.

  title={A case study of withdrawal from French Boxing.},
  author={Muriel Augustini and Patrick Trabal},
This study analyzes the major factors related to the high turnover rate in French boxing. In 1995, the drop-out rate of French boxers was 54 percent, which consisted primarily of beginners and young participants in the 14-20 age bracket. Withdrawal from the sport results from four, inter-related factors: (1) the difference between participants' expectations and the reality of the sport; (2) the quality of the relationships between training partners; (3) the coaching quality; and (4) the… CONTINUE READING