Correlational findings

Study VanRens et al. (2018): study AU 2013

Junior elite footbal players, Australia, 201?
Survey name
Unnamed study
N = 112
Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)
Data assessed at national training camp for talented sporters


Authors's Label
Dual Career Overload
Our Classification
Subscale of the Role Strain Questionnaire for Young Athletes (RSQ-JA) (VanRens et al. 2016)
Range: 1-5, M = 2,57, SD =0.69
Selfreport on  questions about
- overload in sports
- conflict between roles

a: My body is tired because I do a lot of sport .
b: Sport takes up too much of my timea .
c: My brain feels tired because I do a lot of sport .
d: I can't spend enough time with my friends   because I am too busy .
e: I get so much advice on how to become a better athlete that it is hard to remember it all
f: It is difficult for me to get everything done because I spend a lotof time travelling (between home, school, sport and other activities)
g: My brain is usually tired at the end of the day
h: I can't spend enough time with my family because I am too busy

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-gb r = -.37 p < .01 O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-gb Beta = -.28 p < .05 Beta controled for:
- overload in school
- role ambuguity
- role conflict
- underload