The frequency of operation and use of protective equipment during outdoor activities for pupils at the second level of primary schools in region Ústí n/L

David Cihlář, Martin Nosek

Abstract

Popularity of various forms of outdoor activities increasing and evolving their new form. The reason for the operation of outdoor activities may be an attempt to increase the experience of a lifestyle change, a desire for adventure, or just shaping the image of each of us. Development of outdoor activities is enhanced by improving the conditions for their operation. Construct the various playground, forest bike trails of varying difficulty, snow parks in the winter campuses and at same time the development of material and technical equipment. The above-mentioned facts, however, mean that today the common types of outdoor activities are often moving at higher speeds, along with many other athletes different performance levels. These facts and put some demands on our spatial orientation and our abilities and skills. then Their subsequent revaluation a danger of injury, which however can be prevented using recommended protective equipment. The aim of this study is to contribute to the issue of use of protective equipment for pupils second primary schools in selected outdoor activities. Investigation participated in 707 children aged 11 to 15 years. Of these, 363 boys and 344 girls. The girls proved to be more responsible and protective equipment are used to a greater extent than boys.

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APA Citation

Cihlář, D., & Nosek, M. (2012). The frequency of operation and use of protective equipment during outdoor activities for pupils at the second level of primary schools in region Ústí n/L. Journal of Outdoor Activities, 6(2), 39–54.

Additional Information

Date: 2012-10-01