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Photo of Michael Gove launching National Sport Week

The politics of school sport

There is a long history of political intervention in the UK to encourage sports participation. In 1960, the Wolfenden report, Sport and the Community led by Sir John Wolfenden, was released. One of its...
Olympic rings

Olympic legacy for sale

The upcoming London 2012 Olympic Games has primarily been sold to the public with two arguments: That the games will provide economic benefits That the games will increase sports participation The government is quite keen to publicise...
IOE conference poster

Poster on validating exercise measures in the BCS70

I recently presented this poster at the internal IOE poster conference for a piece of work that provides evidence for the validity of simple exercise measures available in the BCS70 during adult waves. It shows...