The research questions were crafted to generate novel insights into the multifaceted impact of BMX riding on the social, mental, and creative dimensions of riders' lives.
Q1: How does BMX contribute to the wellbeing of BMX riders?
- What is the connection between BMX and resilience?
- How does participation in BMX contribute to a sense of community and belonging for riders?
- What role does BMX play in offering a positive outlet for youth and how might it contribute to reducing stress and anxiety?
- What are the experiences of BMX riders, and how do they perceive the benefits of BMX for their overall wellbeing?
- How might different BMX disciplines influence the wellbeing of riders?
- What are the potential long-term effects of BMX riding on the overall wellbeing of riders?
Q2: What is creativity in BMX?
- What riders' perspective on the concept of creativity in BMX, and How do BMX riders define and understand creativity in BMX?
- In what ways does BMX riding facilitate creativity in riders, particularly in the development of problem-solving skills?
- How do different BMX disciplines, such as BMX Freestyle, BMX Racing, and BMX Street, impact creativity among riders?
- What are the contributing factors to creativity in BMX riding, including aspects like rider motivation, personal goals, and the influence of the BMX community?
- What are the potential long-term effects of engaging in BMX riding on creativity, and how does this contribute to overall wellbeing?
- What are the potential obstacles or challenges that riders may face in expressing creativity through BMX, and how can these barriers be effectively addressed and overcome?
Through a combination of surveys, interviews, and observational data, we have delved into the intricacies of BMX riding and its profound impact on the wellbeing and creativity of participants.