This study examined adults’ memories of their recess experience and how they are associated with various aspects of adulthood, such as social isolation, meaning, and purposes, physical activity enjoyment.
- Memories of recess exclusion were associated with social isolation in adulthood.
- Memories of recess enjoyment were associated with meaning and purpose in adulthood.
- Memories of recess enjoyment were associated with physical activity enjoyment in adulthood.
- Recess had an indirect effect on adult physical activity via physical activity enjoyment.