The Level Of Motivation Parents To Involve Their Children In Cycling Activities

  • Awang Firmansyah Universitas Negeri Surabaya
  • Muhammad Reza Aziz Prasetya Universitas Negeri Surabaya
  • Setiyo Hartoto Universitas Negeri Surabaya
Keywords: Motivation, Parents, Children, Cycling


Every parent's motivation for their child must be different and varied, but all of them are positive things for a child's development. In this pandemic era too, there are many sports activities carried out by various regions and various groups in Indonesia. One of them is the participation of their children from the age of 6 to 15 years, with boys and girls, and their ideal body weight in cycling activities. In this study, the authors examined a cycling activity as well as many parents who accompanied their children from the beginning to the end of the activity. The purpose of the study was to analyze the level of motivation of parents to involve their children in cycling sports activities. Descriptive quantitative research methods and data analysis using analysis with Likert scale calculation techniques. The results of this study indicate that 66.7%% of parents do cycling activities only to fill useful free time, 29.2% indicate for motor development, and 12.5% ​​to increase body immunity. It can be concluded that the level of motivation of parents to involve their children in cycling  activities to fill their spare time is included in the important category (66.7%).


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How to Cite
Firmansyah, A., Prasetya, M. R., & Hartoto, S. (2021). The Level Of Motivation Parents To Involve Their Children In Cycling Activities. Jp.Jok (Jurnal Pendidikan Jasmani, Olahraga Dan Kesehatan), 5(1), 126-136.
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