Evaluation of perception of quality of life of disabled athletes

  • Bartosz Bolach University School of Physical Education Wroclaw
  • Tetyana. Prystupa University School of Physical Education Wroclaw
Keywords: physical activity, quality of life, disability,

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate the perception of quality of life for athletes - disabled, participating in individual and team Paralympic sports. Material: The study involved 32 athletes sports club "Start" in Wroclaw in 2013, engaged in individual sports: swimming, weightlifting, powerlifting (powerlifting) and command: wheelchair basketball and volleyball in a sitting position. Results: Studies have proven that sports people with physical disabilities have a positive effect on the quality of their lives. Conclusions: 1. Study aspects of perception of quality of life is a complex issue, but deserves proper attention and appropriate force to study it. 2. Athletes - Disabled involved both individual and team sports, the perception of quality of life is average.

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Author Biographies

Bartosz Bolach, University School of Physical Education Wroclaw
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-3433-4434
Tetyana. Prystupa, University School of Physical Education Wroclaw
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0219-8845

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Published
2014-02-28
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Bolach B, Prystupa T. Evaluation of perception of quality of life of disabled athletes. Physical education of students. 2014;18(1):13-6. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.903687
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