EFFECT OF SELECTED PILATES EXERCISES ON PHYSIOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF OBESEPEOPLE

1Rahul Tyagi, Dr. Pravin Kumar

147 Views
58 Downloads
Abstract:

The purpose of the present study was to find out the effect of selected Pilates exercises on physiological Characteristics of obese people. The total sample of 60 males between the age group of 20-45 years was selected and divided into two groups i.e. 30 in the experimental group and 30 in the control group from the general population of Muzaffarnagar Uttar Pradesh. In the present study, a purposive-random sampling technique was employed to select the sample for measuringresting heart rate, systolic blood pressure, diastolic blood pressure & lung capacity.The subjects underwent training for 24-week with the Pilates exercises. The difference in the mean of each group for selected variables was tested for the significance of difference by paired „t‟ test. The level of significance was set at 0.05. The Result was found that the effect of selected Pilates exercises was significant resting heart rate, systolic blood pressure, diastolic blood pressure & lungs capacity of the experimental group as compared to the control group.

Keywords:

Blood pressure, Resting Heart Rate, Lungs capacity

Paper Details
Month2
Year2020
Volume24
IssueIssue 2
Pages7519-7529