Slides in this set
Going to local sports centres is not always easy for
people with disabilities. Problems they may face:
They may not be able to access the sports centre
The staff at the sports centre might not be trained
to help people with disabilities
Other people may make fun of them, lowering
The sports centre might not have the right
equipment for them to use…read more
How age effects performance:
Flexibility and strength decrease with age
Oxygen capacity reduces with age and the heart
becomes less efficient
Skill level and strength can increase when
The older people get the longer it takes them to
recover from injuries…read more
Key words for physique
Somatotype means physique.
Endomorphs have large amounts of body fat, round
shaped and normally short. Ideal sport e.g. rugby.
Ectomorphs have very little fat and are tall with long
limbs. Ideal sport e.g. high jump, marathon.
Mesomorphs are `triangular,' muscular and
powerful. Ideal sport e.g. body building, football.…read more