International Journal of Academic Research and Development

International Journal of Academic Research and Development


International Journal of Academic Research and Development
International Journal of Academic Research and Development
Vol. 1, Issue 4 (2016)

Investigation of level of speed among national, state and district kabaddi players


Avinash Yadav, Dr. Vivek B Sathe

Introduction: Speed is easily defined as the rate of motion or the velocity of the body, or any one of its parts. Speed as the rate at which a person can propel his body or part of his body though space.

Objectives of the study: (1) First objective of the study was to characterize the level of Speed among Kabaddi players in relation to level of achievement. (2) Second objective of the study was to compare the Speed among Kabaddi players in relation to level of achievement.

Materials and Methods: 90 male Kabaddi players, 30 from each level of achievement i.e. National, State and District were selected as subjects in 2014 from different clubs in Indore. To assess the Speed of the subjects 30 meters Sprint was used to measure the Speed.

Results: Mean and SD of National (4.497333±.1156372), State (4.527667±.0771780), District (4.606667±.1328295) level Kabaddi Players in relation to Speed and obtained F- ratio was 7.755, which was higher value than the value 3.09, required for F ratio to be significant at. 05 level with (2, 87) degree of freedom.

Conclusions: (1) National Level Players were having greater Speed (4.49 sec.) in comparison to State level (4.52 sec.) and Districts level (4.62sec.). (2) Significant difference was found in National, State and District Kabaddi Players in relation to Speed.
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