Vol. 1, Issue 5 (2016)
Study of self-actualization between the players of volleyball and wrestling games
Author(s): Kawaljit Kaur
Abstract: The purpose of this study was to assess the comparative Study of self-actualization between the players of volleyball and wrestling game.20 male volleyball and 20 male wrestling players were randomly selected for this study. Age ranged from 17-25 years. The tool used was the Self-actualization Inventory by Dr. K. N. Sharma which designed in 1986. The inventory contains 75 items in total. A three points rating scale indicated equal to nil, some and much degree of self-actualization characteristics has been provided in front of each of the statements. The statements were mixed randomly. To compare the self-actualization between the players of volleyball and wrestling game, independent t-test was employed. The level of significance chosen was at 0.05. Based on the results of the study, analysis of data reveals that there is no significant difference between the players of volleyball and wrestling game in case of self-actualization. The findings may be due to the fact that both volleyball and wrestling players have to execute sudden action such as swift turning, dodging, stopping twisting, abrupt stopping etc. So, both games require optimum amount of these abilities.