Sport and recreation in rural areas

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Publisher: Sports Council in London

Written in English
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Previous edition: 1993.

Statementcompiled by the Information Centre [of the] Sports Council.
SeriesSports Council select bibliographies -- no.3
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Open LibraryOL19369255M

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Like culture and art, recreation, leisure and sports activities play an important role Sport and recreation in rural areas book communities. Their many benefits include improving the health and well-being of individuals, contributing to the empowerment of individuals, and promoting the development of inclusive communities.

Recreation, leisure and sports activities may involve individuals, small groups, teams or whole communities Author: Chapal Khasnabis, Karen Heinicke Motsch, Kamala Achu, Kathy Al Jubah, Svein Brodtkorb, Philippe Cher.

Warnick, R. Rural recreation lifestyles: Trends in recreation activity patterns and self-reported quality of life and health – An exploratory study. Journal of. Historically, rural local governments used tax revenues to provide a static array of community services that typically excluded local leisure and recreation services.

Rural economies are generally based on natural resources, and in many rural areas, these opportunities have all but disappeared, causing many people to move in search of jobs.

This book considers the effects of rural recreation and tourism with special reference to: the economics of rural restructuring public sector rural policies imaging and reimaging the social dynamics of rural change sustainability of tourism and recreation in rural areas Contemporary reflections of each of these issues are brought together by.

The Rural Recreation Association (RRA) works to facilitate planning, professional development, communication, and the sharing of resources between individuals and organizations involved in physical activity and recreation that serve Lanark, Leeds and Grenville and surrounding region.

A report on the economic benefits of rural recreation for rural. ABOUT SRSA. Sport and Recreation South Africa (SRSA) is the national government department responsible for sport in South Africa.

Aligned with its vision of creating An Active and Winning Nation, its primary focuses are providing opportunities for all South Africans to participate in sport; managing the regulatory framework thereof, and providing funding for different codes of sport.

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Promoting Wellness to a Rural Area through Recreation Facility and Programming Tamara A. Salonen St. Cloud State University The problem to be addressed in the study Sport and recreation in rural areas book the barriers to wellness in rural areas and addressing them through recreation facility and programming.

The following case studyAuthor: Tamara A. Salonen. within the context of (rural) community sport and recreation management. Drawing from communitarian theories and participatory methodological approaches, the contributions of this research can be summarized in three themes.

Firstly, this research contributes to scholarly understandings of the social processes and outcomes of sport andAuthor: Kyle A Rich. sustainability of tourism and recreation in rural areas; Contemporary reflections of each of these issues are brought together by Richard Butler, C.

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Recent years have witnessed a change from the passive, low key use of rural areas for recreation to the explosion of tourism as a highly active and dominant agent of change and control in the countryside and associated rural communities. This book considers the effects of rural recreation and tourism with special reference to: the economics of.

development of sport facilities in different parts of Iran. A general look at the structure of sport and physical education in Iran clearly reveals lack of facilities in rural areas. This can lead to migration, drug addiction and other social complications.

In developed countries such as Germany, sport clubs are established in rural areas. The Ararat Rural City Council Sport and Recreation Facilities Study is intended to provide a framework for making informed and strategic judgements to balance priorities and allocate resources, through the assessment of current facilities and their suitability and relevance to future needs.

Urban Centers, Suburban Growth and Rural Recreation. to the survey are analyzed according to different types of communities-from the largest urban cityscape to the most rural open areas-different trends emerge.

Across all types of communities, it is the suburban areas that seem to have the most of all types of recreation opportunities, as.

Tourism has become an active and dominant agent of change and control in the countryside and associated rural communities. The effects of rural recreation and tourism are explored.

Following an introductory chapter on continuity and change in rural tourism, chapters cover: policy dimensions of rural tourism and recreation; restructuring of rural economies; rural tourism development - Canadian.

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In rural areas, however, there is, in addition to financial constraints, a lack of coordination of resources and professional leadership for the provision of general recreation resources. The Illinois Rural Recreation Development Project.

The Illinois Rural Recreation Development Project (IRRDP) was established by the Office of Recreation and. activity areas, are both key in addressing active living and obesity in rural communities, 1734, 36 48 Building infrastructure (e.g., wider paved shoulders along rural roads, and pedestrian crossings) and implementing Complete Streets policies that accommodate the needs of pedestrians and bicyclists can help reduce barriers to.

Recreation, Tourism, and Rural Well-Being. by Richard Reeder and Dennis Brown. The promotion of recreation and tourism has been both praised and criticized as a rural development strategy. This study uses regression analysis to assess the effect of recreation and tourism development on socioeconomic conditions in rural recreation counties.

Oct 08,  · By Stephanie W. Many would consider recreation and physical activity as being part of some of their fondest memories growing up and over the summer months. For me, having grown up in a very rural community, recreation and sport opportunities were almost non-existent outside of the school atmosphere.

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Feb 27,  · £10m drive for more rural sports facilities This article is the government is planning a £10m push to improve facilities and access to sport in rural areas in the run-up to the London Author: Owen Gibson.

Two case studies in the UK sought information on existing recreational opportunities in rural areas, existing patterns of recreational activity, constraints, and unmet needs. The areas selected were Ryedale and Swaledale in the north of the UK, the first because of its poor public transport links, the second for its physical the5thsense.com by: 5.

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Recreation/Nature-Based Tourism in Rural Areas: Literature Review and Case Study FRCOG, Page 1 Recreation/Nature-Based Tourism in Rural Areas: Literature Review and Case Study By FRCOG Land Use Planner Alyssa Larose, June Introduction Located in northwestern Massachusetts, Franklin County is the most rural area of the Commonwealth.

Recent years have witnessed a change from the passive, low key use of rural areas for recreation to the explosion of tourism as a highly active and dominant agent of change and control in the countryside and associated rural communities.

This book considers the effects of rural recreation and tourism with special reference to: the economics of rural restructuring public sector rural policies.

The Australian Government has a proud history of supporting participation in community-based and elite level sport and recreation activities. The Government has provided funding assistance to a number of infrastructure projects ranging from small community facilities in .A geological study of recreation and leisure in rural areas.Get this from a library!

Rural recreation enterprises for profit: an aid to rural areas development. [United States. Department of Agriculture.].