Children's physical activity and physical self-perceptions.

  title={Children's physical activity and physical self-perceptions.},
  author={Peter R. E. Crocker and Robert C. Eklund and Kent C. Kowalski},
  journal={Journal of sports sciences},
  volume={18 6},
The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between physical self-perceptions and physical activity in Canadian school children aged 10-14 years. The sample consisted of 220 boys and 246 girls in grades 5-8. Physical activity was assessed by 7-day recall using the Physical Activity Questionnaire for Older Children. Self-perceptions of physical… CONTINUE READING