Investigation of the Relationship between Mental Endurance and Psychological Well-Being of Male Chess Players
1Youth and Sports Provincial Directorate of the Ministry of Youth and Sports, 8000 Osmaniye, Turkey
2Faculty of Sport and Physical Education, Faculty of Sport Sciences, Duzce University, 81010 Duzce,Turkey
3Faculty of Sport and Physical Education, Faculty of Sport Sciences, Selcuk University, 42005 Konya, Turkey
DOI: 10.31083/j.jomh1807152 Vol.18,Issue 7,July 2022 pp.1-7
Published: 31 July 2022
† These authors contributed equally.
Background: The aim of this study is to examine the relationship between mental endurance and psychological well-being of male chess players. Methods: 87 male active licensed chess players participated in the study. Ethics committee approval was obtained for the research. Mental endurance scale, psychological well-being scale and personal information form were used to collect the research data. Confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) was performed for the research scales. In addition to descriptive statistics, correlation and regression analyzes are included in the relational model. Results: Considering the average values obtained from the research scales, it was found that the mental endurance and psychological well-being levels of chess players were high, and there was a positive and high level relationship between mental endurance and psychological well-being within the scope of the relational model (r = 0.742; p
mental endurance; psychological well-being; chess players; men
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