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How Personal is too Personal?

UK Sport, which is the body who oversees funding for British Olympic and Paralympic athletes, has warned its athletes against, “attending a lap dancing or strip club regardless of gender” and had placed this new policy on their list of … Continue reading

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Public Value of Sport Approach

The purpose of the research in Brookes and Wiggan’s article “Reflecting the Public Value of Sport” was to explore how a public value approach could inform measurement of the wider social, economic and physical benefits of sport. They explored the … Continue reading

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NBA Suspends Nets Coach for 2 Games as a Result of DUI Charge

The New York Times had an article on the Brooklyn Net’s coach, Jason Kidd, and his situation of pleading guilty to drinking and driving.  As a result of his drinking and driving case, the National Basketball League announced that Kidd … Continue reading

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