Effects of Athletics on the Education Plans

The Effects of Athletics on the Attainment of the Education Plans Shyrell Hobson Concordia University Chicago Background Information The relationship between the participation in the high school athletic games and the improved academic performance has been a matter of interest to many people in the world (Hanks, 1976). I pursued both my athletics and academic excellence in the state of Texas, El Paso city. My landmark performances in high school occurred between the years of 1998-2000, I achieved top rankings in track & field, competing in the events 200, 4x100 & 4x400 relay. The motivation for success and improvement came in the form of medals earned during competitions. The...

An explorative study of the female and male social factor of yoga participation in Hong Kong

Acknowledgment The implementation of this project is courtesy of the unrelenting assistance I received from my professor, Mr. XXX. I would also be remiss not to mention the input of my tutor in carrying out research methods and picking out literature for my study topic. In addition, the inspiration I drew from my colleagues powered me through the repetitive and double-blinded benefits that would result from this research. It is my pleasure to present this research with the help of everyone, mentioned and unmentioned herein, to help in furthering the science of Sports. Abstract The goal of this exploratory research is to find out the trends in and motivations for participation in yoga among males and...

Yoga in Honk-Kong: An Explorative Study

The dominance in popularity of women associated with yoga explores gender-based issues that have influenced sporting and fitness activities and in this case yoga. The adoption of Yoga into west5ern society has made it a practice for women, and this has significantly limited men from using the practice for fitness purposes. One of the societies where yoga has been adopted is in Hong Kong. Hong Kong represents a modern society dedicated to elements of good health and wellness and yoga has grown as an excellent option for fitness and wellness for many in society. Yoga was first developed as a method of spiritual development and evolution, but through the years it has evolved into methods used for...