European Journal of Sport Science: Video Abstract

The importance of cohesion and enjoyment for the fitness improvement of 8–10-year-old children participating in a team and individual sport school-based physical activity intervention

Anne-Marie Elbe, Johan Michael Wikman, Miky Zheng, Malte Nejst Larsen, Glen Nielsen & Peter Krustrup, 2016

DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2016.1260641
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The study investigated a physical activity intervention at a school for eight to ten year old school children. We investigated cohesion, enjoyment and fitness improvements of these children.

The results show that team sports could promote cohesion and enjoyment more than individual sport activities, and that the factors of ‘cohesion’ and ‘enjoyment’ also predicted fitness improvements.

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