"Time in which you have no obligations to work or family, and are free to engage in self-directed and chosen activities." "Free Time"
Active Leisure- Being physically active in leisure time- life time participation
- Self discovery
Leisure & social control- Stops involvement in crime/ anti social behaviour
Leisure provisions- Local authorities have a legal responsibility to provide leisure services e.g. swimming pools and libraries
Leisure & economy-Boosts economy- people become healthier- pay taxes for longer