Participation in sport has been linked positive body image, positive self-esteem, enhanced peer relationships and social skills, and overall positive youth development. Unfortunately, girls consistently report lower rates of sport participation and are less likely to enjoy and continue in sport compared to boys. In this study, we examine differences between adolescent boys and girls implicit and explicit perceptions of sport as well as their current engagement in sport. If you are interested in participating please get in touch
This research will advance our understanding of the factors contributing to sport participation and drop out among adolescents.
This study has been approved by the University of Toronto's research ethics board (Protocol number: 00038118)
Polls and Surveys, Online
Weekdays, Weeknights, Weekends
30 minute(s) - 45 minute(s) per session
Complete an online survey and an online timed reaction task
This study doesn't require any in-person visits. Complete it in the comfort of your own home!