Relationships of coping styles with type of sport.

  title={Relationships of coping styles with type of sport.},
  author={Roberta Antonini Philippe and R. J. Seiler and Walter Mengisen},
  journal={Perceptual and motor skills},
  volume={98 2},
The purpose of this study was to ascertain whether the type of sport is associated with coping styles. 80 athletes (weightlifters, runners, swimmers, and triathletes) were administered the Coping Inventory for Stressful Situations. Analysis showed weightlifters had a lower mean score on Avoidance coping than the other groups of athletes. Differences… CONTINUE READING