Distribution of Responses
Desired Practices Average Score Negative Perceptions* (%) Neutral Perceptions* (%) Positive Perceptions* (%)
1. All specialists engaged in the development of s golfers are well educated for their professional roles. 2.8 30 56 14
2. USA Golf fosters research on all-important aspects of golf development. 3.2 16 48 36
3. Principles of sportsman like conduct and Olympism are communicated well (e.g., through mass media, school education, and through the arts as part of golfing events). 3.2 21 34 45
4. Research results are well communicated to coaches (e.g., by research institutes, universities, USA Golf). 2.6 46 43 11
5. Communication by USA Golf contributes to national values and identity by inspiring participants to strive for excellence, to show the best results and character in the world. 3.0 24 56 21
6. USA Golf provides vision and leadership in improving all aspects of the participants' well-being through golf (e.g., physical, social, emotional, mental, spiritual, and environmental/ecological). 2.7 37 44 19
Across all items in element (N=102) 2.9 29 47 24