International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 4, Issue 5, Part F (2018)
Evaluation of height status with age of Delhi boys
Evaluation of Height status with age plays an important role in guidance and in the choice of an appropriate game at an early age. This is very scientific and systematic approach and must be used in field of sport and physical education. In the present cross-sectional study of 389 boys were randomly selected ranging in age from 10 to 20 years. They belong to a genetic pool group of Delhi Jat boys (rural area), all residing in Delhi. In present study, a kin anthropometric variable i.e. height was taken to evaluate its height status to be used in at adult age. The percentile table of height was prepared as to evaluate the height of 10, 11, 12 and 13 years at adult age. The measured height on these particular ages have been plotted to various percentile values as per tabulation work for coming age at adult height status. Percentile values in the table are the indicators of Delhi Jat boys. This is for use in sports particularly in height sports. Parents can choose the sports for their daughters and sons in which sports they are interested and useful. Height is an important essential parameter of sports physique in future. So this is the method to identify the talent and use surely for future potential. It is to evaluate the height parameter at early age to use at adult age. It is good for sports performance that may be used by coaches and other experts in field of physical education and sports.
How to cite this article:
Dr. Rajbir Singh. Evaluation of height status with age of Delhi boys. Int J Appl Res 2018;4(5):403-405.