Longitudinal relations between gaming, physical activity, and athletic self-esteem
Beate Wold HygenForfatter
• Increased gaming predicted decreased athletic self-esteem.
• Increased gaming predicted reduced MVPA (boys only).
• Increased MVPA predicted decreased time spent gaming (boys only).
• Increases in gaming at age 10 might exert long-term consequences for MVPA.
• Increases in MVPA at age 10 might have long-term effects on reducing gaming.