Personality profile of Polish Volleyball players – a case study of players at various sports levels

Paweł Piepiora, Klaudia Kaśków

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12775/QS.2019.011

Abstract


Aim. The aim of the study was to check if there are differences in the personality of volleyball players in Poland at different levels of sports advancement.
Method and subject. The study was conducted with the NEO-FFI Personality Inventory on three groups of Polish volleyball players: first league (n = 30), second league (n = 30), third league (n = 30).            
Results. First league volleyballers showed lower levels of neuroticism and higher extraversion and conscientiousness indicators than players from the third league. Conclusions. There are statistical significant differences between volleyballers at different sports levels in the scales of neuroticism, extraversion and conscientiousness.

Keywords


sport psychology; personality; NEO-FFI; volleyball; sports level

Full Text:

PDF

References


Costa Jr P., McCrae R. (2007) Inwentarz Osobowości NEO-FFI. Warszawa: Pracownia Testów Psychologicznych. Adaptacja polska: B. Zawadzki, J. Strelau, P. Szczepaniak, M. Śliwińska.

FEPSAC (Fédération Européenne de Psychologie des Sports et des Activités Corporelles) European Federation of Sport Psychology (2015) Statutes. Brussels: Establishment of an International Non Profit Association (INPA).

McCrae R, Costa Jr. P. (2003) Personality in Adulthood: A Five-Factor theory perspective. New York: Guilford Press.

Piepiora P. (2015) Reaktywność emocjonalna zawodników karate startujących w odmiennych systemach walki sportowej kumite. Roczniki Naukowe Wyższej Szkoły Wychowania Fizycznego i Turystyki w Białymstoku, 3 (13), 46-51.

Piepiora P. (2019) Behaviors of Professional Athletes in Terms of The Big Five Model Due to the Type of Contact of the Sport Discipline [W:] 14th International RAIS Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities at Princeton, The Erdman Center, 20 Library Place, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA, August 19-20, 138-145;

Piepiora P., Cięszczyk I., Krzesiński M. (2017a) Young athlete personality model using the example of selected sport disciplines. Roczniki Naukowe Wyższej Szkoły Wychowania Fizycznego i Turystyki w Białymstoku, 4 (22), 5-13.

Piepiora P., Cięszczyk I., Krzesiński M. (2017b) Wizerunek a agresywność młodych sportowców na przykładzie wybranych dyscyplin sportowych. Roczniki Naukowe Wyższej Szkoły Wychowania Fizycznego i Turystyki w Białymstoku, 1 (19), 45-51.

Piepiora P., Cięszczyk I., Krzesiński M. (2018a) Różnice w temperamencie wśród młodzieżowych zawodników trenujących sport indywidualny i zespołowy. Roczniki Naukowe Wyższej Szkoły Wychowania Fizycznego i Turystyki w Białymstoku, 3 (25), 44-50.

Piepiora P., Jagoda A., Urban J. (2019a) Physical activity and styles of coping with the stress of people aged 18-30. Journal of Education, Health and Sport, 9 (7), 36-40.

Piepiora P., Kwieciński A., Migasiewicz J. (2019b) The impact of the level of focus on a change in the level of fear of falling during leading in competition climbing. Journal of Education, Health and Sport, 9 (5), 516-533.

Piepiora P., Migasiewicz J., Napieraj D. (2019c) Personality profile of athletes practising endurance disciplines. Journal of Education, Health and Sport, 9 (4), 394-402.

Piepiora P., Piepiora D., Witkowski K. (2016a) Personality of the karatekas and kumite sport fight systems (in view of the karate culture as the regulator of this interdependence). Journal of Combat Sports and Martial Arts, 7 (1), 35-41.

Piepiora P., Piepiora Z. (2015) The karate culture as the regulator of interdependence between permitted level of violence in different kumite systems and personality of contestants. Human And Social Sciences at the Common Conference (HASSACC), 3 (1), 23-27.

Piepiora P., Superson M., Migasiewicz J. (2019d) Personality and subjective assessment of body weight of tennis players. Journal of Education, Health and Sport, 9 (6), 394-397.

Piepiora P., Superson M., Witkowski K. (2017c) Osobowość a masa ciała i poziom tkanki tłuszczowej na przykładzie zawodniczek piłki siatkowej. Roczniki Naukowe Wyższej Szkoły Wychowania Fizycznego i Turystyki w Białymstoku, 2 (20), 52-55.

Piepiora P., Superson M., Witkowski K. (2017d) Personality and the body composition of athletes using the example of the Polish national youth female wrestling team. Journal of Combat Sports and Martial Arts, 8 (2), 107-109.

Piepiora P., Superson M., Witkowski K. (2017e) Personality and the nutritional habits of athletes using the example of the Polish national youth female wrestling team. Archives of Budo: Science of Martial Arts and Extreme Sports, 13, 103-110.

Piepiora P., Supiński J., Witkowski K. (2015) The temperament of karate competitors versus the systems of kumite sports fight. Journal of Combat Sports and Martial Arts, 6 (2), 49-52.

Piepiora P., Szmajke A., Migasiewicz J., Witkowski K. (2016b) The karate culture and aggressiveness in kumite competitors. Ido: Movement for Culture: Journal of Martial Arts Anthropology, 16 (2), 41-47.

Piepiora P., Witkowski K. (2018) Personality traits of competitive athletes according to type of pressure exerted on opponents. South African Journal for Research in Sport, Physical Education and Recreation, 40 (1), 97-109;

Piepiora P., Witkowski K., Piepiora Z. (2018b) Personality profiles of karate masters practising different kumite styles. Archives of Budo, 14, 231-241.

Wiggins J. (1996) The Five-Factor model of personality. New York: Guildford Press.


Article Metrics

Metrics Loading ...

Metrics powered by PLOS ALM

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


The journal has had 5 points in Ministry of Science and Higher Education parametric evaluation. § 8. 2) and § 12. 1. 2) 22.02.2019.

e-ISSN: 2450-3118
Numer DOI: 10.12775/QS

logo 
 
  
Action funded by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education under the contract number 916/P-DUN/2019 by funds dedicated to dissemination of research findings. Name of action: "Preparing for publication papers in English in 8 issues of the journal Quality in Sport in 2019-2020: Vol. 5, No. 1-4 (2019), Vol. 6, No. 1-4 (2020)".

Partnerzy platformy czasopism