The Relationship of flow Experience, Self-esteem, Exercise adherence Intention in Youth Sports Club Participant

청소년 스포츠클럽 참여자의 몰입경험, 자아존중감, 운동지속의도 간의 관계

  • Lee, Gun-Chur (Department of Physical Education, Wonkwang University)
  • 이건철 (원광대학교 체육교육과)
  • Received : 2018.07.27
  • Accepted : 2018.10.05
  • Published : 2018.10.31


The purpose of this research is to investigate the relationship of flow experience on self-esteem and exercise adherence through intention in youth sports club so that youths can continue to exercise. A non-probabilistic sampling method was used as a convenience sampling method with 257 questionnaires being analyzed by frequency, factor analysis, correlation analysis, and multiple regression analysis using the SPSS 21.0 version statistical program for Windows. The results of this study are as follows. First, cognitive flow showed a negative relationship with negative self-esteem, a positive relationship with positive self-esteem, and a positive relationship with tendency and possibility in interrelation. Behavioral flow showed a positive relationship with tendency, possibility, and reinforcement. Second, positive and negative self-esteem showed positive relationships with behavioral flow and did not show any relation. Third, reinforcement showed a positive relationship and tendency and possibility did not affect behavioral flow. It is possible to enhance self-esteem and improve physical fitness through continuous physical activities and to live a lively school life by understanding the immersion experiences of the adolescents' participation in sports clubs and by providing more appropriate physical activity information to adolescents.


flow experience;self-esteem;exercise adherence;youth;sports club;physical activity


Supported by : 원광대학교


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