Prof. Guntur said that Physical Education builds students' cognitive, affective and psychomotor aspects. Physical Education is an educational process that deals with the development and use of individual movement abilities that are voluntary, useful, and directly related to mental, social and emotional responses.
Older people experience significant changes physically, psychologically, and socially. These changes certainly affect all aspects of older people's life, including health. Rifky Riyandi Prastyawan tried to develop gymnastic movements that could improve the physical fitness and psychological and social wellbeing of older people in his dissertation research. According to him, these older adults deserve a healthier life if they get the right gymnastic exercise pattern. In addition, if older people remain healthy and fit, they can live independently without depending on others.
The Covid-19 pandemic in Indonesia has been ongoing since early 2020, caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 19 (SARS-CoV-2). By 2023, there were more than 61 million confirmed cases in Southeast Asia; by May 2023, around 767 million people worldwide were infected. As of May 31, Indonesia has reported more than 6.8 million positive cases of Covid-19, with a death toll of around 161 thousand. However, the number of Covid-19 survivors is also quite large. As many as 87.4% of survivors still feel persistent symptoms, including chronic fatigue and shortness of breath.
Nurul Huda considers that there is still no specific instrument to measure students' Multiple Intelligences (MI) in basketball games and optimize intelligence in winning competitions. As a former athlete, this encouraged her to start research on Multiple Intelligent (MI) with her dissertation entitled "Development of Multiple Intelligence-Based Basketball Game Assessment Model in High School." Nurul believes that this research is very useful for PE teachers. Similar tests do not exist at home and abroad, and basketball games have no MI.
Woodball entered Indonesia in 2002, and on 2006 the Indonesia Woodball Association (IWBA) was born. Woodball has similarities with golf. In terms of equipment, Woodball uses balls, mallets, and gates, which are all made of wood. Historically, golf clubs are made of wood. But nowadays, most golfers use golf clubs made of steel, titanium, and other metals or carbon fiber. In terms of gameplay, if golf puts the ball in the hole, then woodball puts the ball into the gate.
After three years running, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta(UMY) extended its partnership with the Faculty of Sport Sciences UNY in terms of Sports Facilities use. According to dr. Maria Ulfa, Ph.D., Head of the Domestic Cooperation Division, said that improving the quality of sports resources. Sport is a vital necessity today, especially during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
The Head of the Domestic Special Cooperation Division, who came with 2 of his staff, was warmly welcomed by FIK UNY on Monday (17/1/2022) at the Leadership Meeting Room of the 2nd Floor GPLA FIK.