YOUTH OUTDOOR RECREATION PARTICIPATION REPORT
- DIFFERENCES IN CHARACTERISTICS OF CYCLING EVENT PARTICIPANTS IN SLOVENIA IN YEARS 2005 AND 2006. Šetina, Tina; Pišot, Rado // Acta Universitatis Palackianae Olomucensis. Gymnica;2009, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p7
The main aim of this study is to find out some characteristics of randomly selected cycling event participants in the years 2005 and 2006. A two day recreation and active lifestyle promoting event provided a cycling offer that corresponded to both sexes and people of different ages and...
- WHERE CYCLING LIVES. Madden, Stephen // Bicycling;Oct2006, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p16
The article discusses cycling with friends and the camaraderie that it builds. When asked to defend the sport from accusations of it being irrelevant, the author did not know how to respond because it is something that he enjoys and loves. He says that groups of cyclists enjoy the sport and keep...
- CAMPS. // New Yorker;5/25/1963, Vol. 39 Issue 14, p168
This article cites a summer camp for boys seeking adventure, maturity, and responsibility in the U.S. It is for teenage boys who wish to be treated like men. They can learn rough and tumble cowboy skills, such as horsemanship and ranch work. Participants will be handled by a certified social worker.
- Sport Participation Across The Life Cycle: A Review Of The Literature And Suggestions For Future Research. McPherson, Barry D. // Sociology of Sport Journal;1984, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p213
To provide baseline information for future studies pertaining to sport participation and aging, this paper summarizes the literature on sport participation patterns across the life cycle, briefly describes the importance of analyzing aging as a social process, and argues that alternative...
- Anthropometric values for boys aged 14 - 15 years who actively train basketball in comparing to boys of same age who do not train any sports. Avdic, Dijana; Jusupovic, Fatima; Kudumovic, Mensura // HealthMed;Dec2008, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p253
Humane anthropometry (man-measure, Greek) is a science which deals with the comparative measurings of the human body, the processing and studying of the gained measures. It finds a wide application in sport, school, military and industrial medicine, and it has touching points with all other...
- Cycling spo(o)ked. Macaulay, Domhnall // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;4/21/2012, Vol. 344 Issue 7853, p22
The article offers the author's insights regarding the risk of cycling in Great Britain wherein the journal "Times" is running a campaign on cycling safety after one of its journalist has been in a coma following his cycling accident in London, England.
- FROM THE FIELD. // IMBA Trail News;Spring2008, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p17
The article reports on the field programs initiated by the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) which help spread the success stories and practical knowledge that clubs and advocates amass. These IMBA programs include Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crews, Trail Solutions and the National...
- MAIL bag. Longo, Willie; Hendrickson, Gordon; Marsh, Bryce; Long, Kyle; Sires, Darren // BMX Plus;May2006, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p14
Several letters to the editor in response to articles in previous issues including troubles experienced by a 14-year-old boy with his new bike and his family, a 13-year-old boy's accident while riding his BMX bike and a 12-year-old boy's plan to purchase a trick bike are presented.
- Wasteland C.C. Angeli, Michael // Men's Health;Oct99, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p138
Reports on the number of teenage boys in the United States (US) who spend time in golf course and driving ranges. Reasons for choosing golf range as hang outs; Proliferation of community-sponsored youth programs in the US.