We often confused with these terms
Physical training, culture, games play, recreation, health education
But Physical education is much more that
Edward hitch chock
Physical education as understood, is such a cultivation of power and capabilities of student.
Physical education should aim to improve the mass of students and to give them as much health struggle and stamina as possible to enable them to perform the duties that awards them after they leave the college
The accumulation of wholesome experience through participation in large muscles activities that promote optimum growth and development.
Voltmter and Esslinger
Physical education is the process by which change in the individual are brought about through his movement experience.
Physical education as an integral part of total education process in a field of endeavor which has its aim.
The development of physically, mentally, emotionally, and socially fit citizen through the medium of physical activities which has been selected with a view to realizing these out comes
R. Cassidy also said on the same strain that Physical education is the sum of changes in the individual caused by experiences centered in motor activity.
Says Physical education is the way of education through physical activities which are selected and carried on well regards to value in human growth, development and behavior.
in body mind and spirit