Watcharakan Hothong. (2019).Entitled: A Development of Indicators for Talented Youth Male Thai Boxers Sport School Institute of Physical Education Ministry of Tourism and Sport. : presented during the oral presentation section at the 2019 International Conference of Sport, Leisure and Hospitality Management on May 4-5, 2019. National Taiwan Normal University.
Entitled: A Development of Indicators for Talented Youth Male Thai Boxers Sport School Institute of Physical Education Ministry of Tourism and Sport.
The purposes of this study were (1) to develop the indicators of Youth male Thai boxers’ Talent of Sport School is under The IPE, Ministry of Tourism and Sport. (2) to examine the efficiency of the test; and (3) to construct the norm of U-17 Thailand national youth male Thai boxers and the U-17 general youth male Thai boxers by using test of indicators of talented Thai boxers’ characteristics. The research procedure comprised 4 stages, as follow: (1) to study the document for evaluate the indicator and the characteristics of talented Thai boxers; (2) to construct the research instrument; (3) to study the quality of research instrument and (4) to construct the norms of the test. The research Found that the characteristic indicators of talented youth male thai boxers were composed of 3 components as follow: (1) 11 indicators on physiological characteristics indication, (2) 3 indicators on physiological characteristics and (3) 4 indicators on Thai boxing skills characteristics. The research tool on this study was the test consisting of 18 items for Thai boxer’s testing with the content validity at 0.76 (IOC) for Thai boxers’ testing and the construct validity statistically at 0.5 in all items. There were 2 norms of references for the U-17 Thailand national male youth Thai boxers and the U-17 general youth male Thai boxers that the researcher constructed by making the level of performance Including the mork From the 3 Indicators by criteria in 5 levels: very highest, high, medium, low, and lowest. The research concluded that the test in the field experiment which was used for evaluating the characteristics of talented youth male Thai boxers in 3 components (the physiological characteristics, the psychological characteristics and Thai boxing skills characteristics for thai boxer) was a high quality instrument on content validity, construct validity and reliability. Norms as well as the level of performance criteria were constructed. The test manual with details was also constructed to test and to select the talented youth male thai boxers.