Incentive Rating Among Selected Kenyan Male Athletes

ABSTRACT

Not much is known about incentives value rating in team and individual sports and how they affect sports performance in Kenya. In the presence of wide spread reinforcement initiatives, there is need to effectively scrutinize incentive value rating in the diverse Kenyan sporting populations. The purpose of this study was to analyze the differences in responses among Kenyan male athletes in team, individual and combat sports on the selected incentives and their value. The major hypothesis of the study was that there would be no significant differences in incentive value ratings on employment opportunities, public recognition, material and monetary rewards scholarship awards, free medical care and insurance coverage by Kenyan male athletes in team, individual and combat sports. A survey research design was utilized. 120 athletes were sampled hence 40 athletes were selected from each sport (individual, team and combat sport). Simple random sampling was done for the sample selection for each sport. The fish bowl technique was employed.The study employed an extrinsic reinforcer value-rating questionnaire which gathered data on the value rating by the subjects on employment opportunities, public recognition, material and monetary reward, free medical care and insurance coverage. The data obtained were analyzed both descriptively and inferentially. The statistical analysis techniques used was one-way analysis of variance (ANOVA), where rejection of null hypotheses was set at p

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APA

ONGALO, M (2021). Incentive Rating Among Selected Kenyan Male Athletes. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/incentive-rating-among-selected-kenyan-male-athletes

MLA 8th

ONGALO, MUKHWANA "Incentive Rating Among Selected Kenyan Male Athletes" Afribary. Afribary, 02 Jun. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/incentive-rating-among-selected-kenyan-male-athletes. Accessed 23 May. 2024.

MLA7

ONGALO, MUKHWANA . "Incentive Rating Among Selected Kenyan Male Athletes". Afribary, Afribary, 02 Jun. 2021. Web. 23 May. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/incentive-rating-among-selected-kenyan-male-athletes >.

Chicago

ONGALO, MUKHWANA . "Incentive Rating Among Selected Kenyan Male Athletes" Afribary (2021). Accessed May 23, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/incentive-rating-among-selected-kenyan-male-athletes