The Relationships among of Sport Enjoyment, Participation Satisfaction, and Participation Adherence Intention of Water Leisure Sports Participants in Busan

부산지역 해양레저스포츠 참여자의 스포츠즐거움, 참여만족 및 참여지속의사와의 관계

  • Received : 2016.08.09
  • Accepted : 2016.09.12
  • Published : 2016.10.31


The purpose of this study was to analyze the relationships among sport enjoyment, participation satisfaction, and participation adherence intention of water leisure sports participants in Busan. The study conducted a research survey through purposive sampling method after selecting 3 water leisure sports center in Busan. 360 questionnaires distributed and 352 were selected as final valid sample by removing 8 questionnaires that have insufficient answers. Hypothesis test on collected data was conducted by using SPSS 20.0 and AMOS 19.0 programs. The results were as followings. First, sport enjoyment had a significant effect on participation satisfaction. Second, sport enjoyment had effect on participation adherence intention. Third, participation satisfaction had effect on participation adherence intention. Fourth, sport enjoyment had directly positive effect on participation adherence intention. In addition, it had effect on participation adherence intention as the partial mediation of the participation satisfaction.


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