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Rajni Rai, Michelle I. Jongenelis, Ben Jackson, Robert U. Newton and Simone Pettigrew

structured to things. I’m retired, I’m not working, and so I’m a bit more flexible now. (F, 73 years, active) Some active participants also reported that engaging in group exercises provided them with an opportunity for social interaction to replace the human contact lost as a result of retirement. This was

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Ken Lodewyk and Lauren McNamara

students to engage in meaningful social interactions and positive physically active play ( London, Westrich, Stokes-Guinan, & McLaughlin, 2015 ; Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2010 ; Vaillancourt et al., 2010 ). These social interactions, levels of physical activity, and recess preferences often vary by

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Brent D. Oja, Henry T. Wear and Aaron W. Clopton

unlikely to generate sustainable intangible benefits ( Chalip, 2006 ). By using an event to bring citizens together to promote social interaction (i.e., social capital), the distinction of the community (i.e., social identity), and the pride and excitement of the event and city (i.e., psychic income), a

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Justin A. Haegele and T. Nicole Kirk

able than he was ( Haegele et al., 2017a ). Second, because those with visual impairments tend to be viewed as unable, it is not surprising that instances of negative social interactions, such as bullying, are abundantly described in the extant literature ( de Schipper et al., 2017 ; Haegele & Zhu

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Paige M. Watkins, Elissa Burton and Anne-Marie Hill

deemed the pain a normal result of exercises), and (c) promoting social interactions in the community. The peers demonstrated a desire to help others by sharing the positive health changes and knowledge they had gained in their own RT training and emphasizing the importance of community involvement

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Shelby Waldron, J.D. DeFreese, Brian Pietrosimone, Johna Register-Mihalik and Nikki Barczak

of environmental factors (e.g., coach/parent pressure, limited social interaction, and decreased deliberate play) on athlete’s perceptions of autonomy (feelings of personal choice and control), competence (feelings of effectiveness within one’s environment), and relatedness (feelings of belonging and

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Laura A. Prieto, Justin A. Haegele and Luis Columna

. Overall, studies demonstrated a general improvement in social interactions among students. Regardless, two studies including children with physical disabilities mentioned negative experiences associated with peers without disabilities judging the children with disabilities’ appearance and unwanted support

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Sabrine N. Costa, Edgar R. Vieira and Paulo C. B. Bento

; Tarazona-Santabalbina et al., 2016 ), and reverse frailty ( Cesari et al., 2016 ; Tarazona-Santabalbina et al., 2016 ). Differently from HB programs, CB programs involve cognitive challenges given the need to plan transportation, travel time, and social interaction with other participants ( Stathi

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Tamara May, Nicole Rinehart, Lisa Barnett, Trina Hinkley, Jane McGillivray, Helen Skouteris, Delwyne Stephens and Debra Goldfinch

children with ASD due to some children displaying disruptive behaviors and violating the rules of social interactions ( Gray, 1993 ). More recently, Thomson and Emira ( 2011 ) identified parent reported barriers to participating in leisure activities that included safety concerns such as children running

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Jeanette M. Thom, Sharon M. Nelis, Jennifer K. Cooney, John V. Hindle, Ian R. Jones and Linda Clare

, Jones, Wolbert, & Alricsson, 2015 ; World Health Organization, 2015 ). Healthy aging is likely to derive from a combination of factors including healthy lifestyles as well as cognitive, physical, and social interactions. Improvements in cardiovascular risk from increasing physical activity, healthy