Psychological characteristics of sports performance and motivation in athletes of speed skating

Psychological characteristics of sports performance and motivation in athletes of speed skating

The objective of this research is to demonstrate how motivation and performance in sports contain an important correlation for an athlete. This article is based on the case study carried out by 6 subjects that are part of to the speed skating team of the State of Campeche. The tests used were; the Q...

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Journal Title: Cultura física y deportes de Guantánamo
First author: Grecia Paz-Llanos
Other Authors: Diana Chel-Hoil;
Sinuhé Estrada-Carmona
Language: English
Spanish
Get full text: http://famadeportes.cug.co.cu/index.php/Deportes/article/view/249
Resource type: Journal Article
Source: Cultura física y deportes de Guantánamo; Vol 9, No 16 (Year 2019).
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Publisher: Universidad de Guantánamo
Usage rights: Reconocimiento - NoComercial - CompartirIgual (by-nc-sa)
Categories: Social Sciences/Humanities --> Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary
Social Sciences/Humanities --> Humanities, Multidisciplinary
Abstract: The objective of this research is to demonstrate how motivation and performance in sports contain an important correlation for an athlete. This article is based on the case study carried out by 6 subjects that are part of to the speed skating team of the State of Campeche. The tests used were; the Questionnaire of Psychological Characteristics related to Sports Performance (CPRD) and the Normalization of the Motivation Scale in Sport (EMD). The results obtained show that motivation has a considerable influence on sports performance.
Translated abstract: Esta investigación tiene como objetivo demostrar como la motivación y el rendimiento en el deporte contiene una correlación importante para un atleta. Este artículo se basa en un estudio de casos, realizado a 6 sujetos pertenecientes a la Selección de patinaje de velocidad del Estado de Campeche. Las pruebas empleadas fueron el Cuestionario de Características Psicológicas relacionadas con el Rendimiento Deportivo (CPRD) y la Estandarización de la Escala de Motivación en el Deporte (EMD). Los resultados obtenidos muestran que la motivación tiene una considerable influencia en el rendimiento deportivo.