The article presents an analysis of the evolutionary development of extreme sports (the period from the 1990s to the present), that is a type of leisure activities for representatives of youth sports subcultures in the Tyumen region. The research was conducted by the method of content analysis. As a result of the retrospective analysis, three stages of development were defined: the first stage is the formation of youth sports subcultures (1990's); The second stage is the formation of public management extreme sport unit and organization of interaction with government management structures (from 1999 to 2008); The third stage is the in-depth formation of organized management of sports subcultures on the basis of local and regional interaction of public organizations and associations with state management structures (from 2009 to the present). Studying the evolutionary development of the extreme sport movement in the Tyumen region made it possible to determine the trends and problems of the development of this area of sports activity. In turn, the identified trends and problems determine the prospects for the development of extreme sports and youth sports subcultures of extreme orientation in the Tyumen region.
About the autors:
Vitaly Alexandrovich Ivanov, Assistant Professor of Department of Physical Culture and Sports
Place of employment:
Institute of Physical Culture,Tyumen State University
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sport subcultures, extreme sport, extreme athlete, extreme motion