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Wollongong Sport: A community-based after-school activity program for overweight and at-risk of overweight 8- to 11-year old children

Grant


Scheme


  • Grant

Abstract


  • The study aims to clilnically evaluate, using a pilot randomised controlled trial, the potential efficacy of the Wollongong Sport Program (WSP) for preventing unhealthy weight gain and promoting physical activity in prepubescent children from low-income neighbourhoods who are either overweight, obese, or at risk of developing overweight.

Date/time Interval


  • 2009

Local Award Id


  • 11166

Scheme


  • Grant

Abstract


  • The study aims to clilnically evaluate, using a pilot randomised controlled trial, the potential efficacy of the Wollongong Sport Program (WSP) for preventing unhealthy weight gain and promoting physical activity in prepubescent children from low-income neighbourhoods who are either overweight, obese, or at risk of developing overweight.

Date/time Interval


  • 2009

Local Award Id


  • 11166