Many Factors Affect the Physical Activity You Do
C- Cultural- Age, gender, race and disability
H- Health and wellbeing- Any illness or health problems can affect the activity you do
I- Image- Whether an activitiy's fashionable or gets a lot of media coverage
P- People- Your family, peers and role models
S- Socio-economic- Can you afford to do a particular activity? What is the social status of that activity?
R- Resources- Do you have enough time and access to facilities to be able to do an activity?
Image can influence which activities you do:
- The media brings sport to people who may not get to experience it otherwise. This encourages participation.