Using a socioecological approach to examine participation in sport and physical activity among rural adolescent girls.


Adolescence is a critical time for developing lifelong healthy behaviors, including active lifestyles. Participation in sport and physical activity, however, declines during adolescence, and few studies have comprehensively identified why, particularly among rural girls. This article identifies a range of independent and interacting factors that influence… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1049732309338198

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