Physical activity and senior games participation: benefits, constraints, and behaviors.

@article{Crdenas2009PhysicalAA,
  title={Physical activity and senior games participation: benefits, constraints, and behaviors.},
  author={David A. C{\'a}rdenas and K. Henderson and Beth E. Wilson},
  journal={Journal of aging and physical activity},
  year={2009},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={
          135-53
        }
}
The purpose of the article was to examine the physical activity perceptions and behaviors of older adults who were active participants in a statewide senior games (i.e., North Carolina Senior Games; NCSG) program with its focus on year-round involvement through activities in local communities. A random sample of 440 older adults (55 years and older) completed a questionnaire in 2006 about their participation in community-based senior games. A uniqueness of this study is its focus on active… Expand
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