Associations between sports participation and psychological difficulties during childhood: a two-year follow up.

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OBJECTIVES This paper assessed the associations between sports participation and the development of psychological strengths and difficulties during childhood. DESIGN Two-year follow up study of a sample of 4042 Australian children who were followed from age 8 years to 10 years. METHODS Parents reported children's participation in organised sports, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2014.05.006

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@article{Vella2015AssociationsBS, title={Associations between sports participation and psychological difficulties during childhood: a two-year follow up.}, author={Stewart A. Vella and Dylan Paul Cliff and Christopher A. Magee and Anthony D Okely}, journal={Journal of science and medicine in sport}, year={2015}, volume={18 3}, pages={304-9} }