Resistant personality and coping strategies in Mexican World Cup and Olympic athletes in a pandemic

Ponce Carbajal, Nancy y López Walle, Jeanette M. y Méndez Sánchez, María del Pilar (2021) Resistant personality and coping strategies in Mexican World Cup and Olympic athletes in a pandemic. Journal-Economic development technological chance and growth, 5 (9). pp. 11-14. ISSN 2524-2024

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The objective is to identify the existence of the relationship between the Resistant Personality (PR) variables and the variables of the Approach to Coping in Sport (DAA) construct. The sample was 21 selected Mexican national athletes of world and Olympic level currently retired; the age of the participants ranges between 23 and 64 years (M =38.43, SD = 10.01), of which 11 are men (52.4%) and 10 women (47.6%). The athletes answered two instruments, the first is Resistant Personality in Central American and Caribbean Athletes and the second is the Approach to Coping in Sport Questionnaire. The methodology, empirical associative, simple correlation and cross-sectional. Descriptive analyzes, reliability and Spearman correlations were performed with SPSS 25. The results showed an internal consistency greater than .70 in most of the variables and the correlations of the Resistant Personality, Challenge variables, were positively related and significantly with the variables of Approach to coping in the Sport of Emotional Calm and Risk Behaviors. In conclusion, high-performance athletes use the skills learned in sport as coping strategies in the face of challenges with emotional control and push themselves to the maximum to achieve their goals

Tipo de elemento: Article
Palabras claves no controlados: Deporte, Estrés, Desafío.
Materias: G Geografía, Antropología, Recreación > GV Deportes y Recreación
Divisiones: Organización Deportiva
Usuario depositante: SS Sandra Rodrìguez
Ponce Carbajal,
López Walle, Jeanette M.NO
Méndez Sánchez, María del PilarNO
Fecha del depósito: 20 Mar 2022 12:27
Última modificación: 20 Mar 2022 12:27

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