The Journal of Sport and Healt Research (JSHR) is an associated journal to D.A.A. association, a professional health journal, sport and education.





One of the most relevant and significant stages in the development of the human being is adolescence, becoming an important issue in educational research affecting parents, institutions and all members of the education system. In this stage there are many biological, psychological and social changes that will shape the personality of the future adult, so the habits and values acquired in it are fundamental to achieve a life as fruitful and healthy as possible.

The research takes a look at the conceptualization, stages and characteristics of this stage and its relationship with the practice of physical activity and, more specifically, of basketball, setting it as a great tool in improving the life of the adolescent.



Young, physical activity, sport.


Journal of Sport and Health Research - 2009