Análisis preliminar de las relaciones entre el nivel de condición física y el apoyo parental percibido para la práctica deportiva en adolescentes con sobrepeso y obesidad

  1. Sebastián López Serrano 1
  2. Nuno Loureiro 2
  3. Sara Suárez-Manzano 1
  4. Manuel Jesús de la Torre Cruz 1
  1. 1 Universidad de Jaén

    Universidad de Jaén

    Jaén, España


  2. 2 Instituto Politécnico de Beja

    Instituto Politécnico de Beja

    Beja, Portugal


Retos: nuevas tendencias en educación física, deporte y recreación

ISSN: 1579-1726 1988-2041

Year of publication: 2020

Issue: 37

Pages: 527-531

Type: Article

DOI: 10.47197/RETOS.V37I37.71599 DIALNET GOOGLE SCHOLAR lock_openDialnet editor

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  • Scopus Cited by: 7 (18-11-2023)
  • Dialnet Métricas Cited by: 6 (03-12-2023)
  • Dimensions Cited by: 0 (04-04-2023)

SCImago Journal Rank

  • Year 2020
  • SJR Journal Impact: 0.31
  • Best Quartile: Q3
  • Area: Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Quartile: Q3 Rank in area: 183/315
  • Area: Education Quartile: Q3 Rank in area: 767/1693
  • Area: Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Quartile: Q3 Rank in area: 120/238

Índice Dialnet de Revistas

  • Year 2020
  • Journal Impact: 2.160
  • Field: EDUCACIÓN Quartile: C1 Rank in field: 10/240
  • Field: DEPORTE Quartile: C1 Rank in field: 1/43


  • Social Sciences: B

Scopus CiteScore

  • Year 2020
  • CiteScore of the Journal : 2.0
  • Area: Education Percentile: 64
  • Area: Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Percentile: 49
  • Area: Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Percentile: 47

Journal Citation Indicator (JCI)

  • Year 2020
  • Journal Citation Indicator (JCI): 0.26
  • Best Quartile: Q4
  • Area: HOSPITALITY, LEISURE, SPORT & TOURISM Quartile: Q4 Rank in area: 97/129


(Data updated as of 04-04-2023)
  • Total citations: 0
  • Recent citations: 0


The objective of this study was to assess if parents’ perceived support towards the practice of physical activity was related to gender and to physical fitness level in a group of overweight and obese adolescents. A total of 177 adolescents enrolled in public school institutions, aged between 12 and 16 years old, with an average body mass index of 29.03, participated in this study. The results of this study revealed that the highest levels of general parental support for sports were observed in boys and girls with high aerobic capacity. Likewise, girls attributed their parents a greater degree of guided support compared to their male peers. With the results of this study, we can conclude that there is a positive relationship between physical fitness and perceived parental support.

Funding information

La realización de este trabajo ha sido posible gracias a la subvención obtenida por el proyecto «Actividad física en adolescentes y contexto familiar. Estudio transversal y pro-grama de intervención en padres e hijos de dos años de duración» financiado por el Plan de Ayuda a la I+D+I (2016) de la Universidad de Jaén (código 2016/00095). Además, se recibió apoyo del Programa de Formación de Profesorado Universitario, implementado por el Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte del Gobierno de España (grant number AP-2016-07226). Finalmente, los autores desean agradecer la participación desinteresada de los estudiantes, madres y padres, así como docentes para la materialización de este estudio.


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