International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 2, Issue 6, Part L (2016)
Women’s fitness and sports in the modern Era
Dr. Manikandan S
Fitness implies the ability of each person to live most effectively and function more effectively. Fitness and sports participation, contributes to the development of the “complete” WOMEN. her social, physical, emotional, and cultural environment -- rather than to one aspect of the Women’s life. A therapeutic and preventive intervention to enhance the physical and mental health. Enhances the mental health of women's through opportunities to develop positive feelings about their body, improved self-esteem, tangible experiences of competency and success, and enhanced self-confidence. Women in the Olympics, Women have fewer events and participants than men. In 1972, U.S. team 342 men and 96 women. In 1996, U.S. team 382 men and 280 women. 1996 women made up 36.5% of the athletes. 2012 London Olympic Games, women made up more than 44% of participants. IOC slow to approve new events for women even though women are participating in world competition in these events.
How to cite this article:
Dr. Manikandan S. Women’s fitness and sports in the modern Era. International Journal of Applied Research. 2016; 2(6): 772-773.