Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 17 May 2013

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Australia

Game over: Indigenous athletes transitioning out of sport – study looks at life after a pro sports career    [ Other angles]
http://sportsbusinessinsider.com.au/features/game-over-indigenous-athletes-transitioning-out-of-sport/

 

Pathway to the Podium – research looking at how pathways of elite athletes differed from lesser skilled athletes   [ Performance ]
http://www.yorku.ca/podium/

 

Women in line to join AFL ranks   [ Women in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/women-in-line-to-join-afl-ranks-20130515-2jmsj.html

 

Criminals pose as sponsors to tap clubs: ACC  [ Ethics -gambling ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/criminals-pose-as-sponsors-to-tap-clubs-acc-20130515-2jmyg.html#

 

AFL: Majak Daw shows we’ve come a long way on racism, but the journey is far from complete    [ Racism ]
http://theconversation.com/afl-majak-daw-shows-weve-come-a-long-way-on-racism-but-the-journey-is-far-from-complete-14169

 

Neymar is the world’s most marketable sportsman, Ellyse Perry the most marketable Australian athlete    [ Other angles ]
http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/neymar-is-the-worlds-most-marketable-sportsman-ellyse-perry-the-most-marketable-australian-athlete/story-e6frfkp9-1226642070622

 

Making a difference – sport changing lives    [ Fairness, justice, well-being ]
http://www.theage.com.au/sport/making-a-difference-20130510-2jdfb.html

 

Children lose under win-at-all-cost coaches    [ Culture, well-being ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/children-lose-under-winatallcost-coaches-20130510-2jd9m.html

 

Dr Pippa Grange is in Vancouver speaking at Olympic Excellence Series, building team unity, hosted by COC    [ Culture ]
http://olympic.ca/news/committee/olympic-excellence-series-key-to-building-team-unity

 

Play the ball, not the man    [ Ethics ]
http://www.theage.com.au/comment/play-the-ball-not-the-man-20130512-2jfuv.html

 

Being a mum is a contact sport    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/sport/being-mum-is-a-contact-sport-20130511-2jeyv.html

 

Former Queensland and Wallaby star Ben Tune opens up on his battle with depression which led to a suicide attempt    [ Well-being ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/rugby-gold/former-queensland-and-wallaby-star-ben-tune-opens-up-on-his-battle-with-depression-which-led-to-a-suicide-attempt/story-fndpu22x-1226639988766

 

AFL Players ask fans not to shirk the issue #FOOTY4IDAHO    [ Homophobia ]
http://www.aflplayers.com.au/news/post/afl_players_asks_fans_not_to_shirk_the_issue

 

ACC wants three years’ jail for drugs    [ Drugs in sport ]

http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/acc-wants-three-years-jail-for-drugs-20130513-2jidr.html

 

Australian stars launch netball education app    [ Ethics ]
http://www.netball.asn.au/newsItem.asp?orgID=1&ID=41954

 

Swimming: James Magnussen believes a bonding camp has helped repair Australia’s swim team rift    [ Culture ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/more-sport/james-magnussen-believes-a-bonding-camp-has-helped-repair-australias-swim-team-rift/story-fndukor0-1226644584705

 

Bachar Houli: footy and faith    [ Equality ]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rkwvTAfDYGc&list=UUk6OSadcTnzARiLTH8-DYbg

 

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Americas

Introducing Goalball, Cal’s most inclusive sport – players blindfolded    [ Equality ]
http://www.dailycal.org/2013/05/13/introducing-goalball-cals-most-inclusive-sport/

 

What matters: leadership, data analysis, culture    [ Leadership, culture ]
http://www.espncricinfo.com/magazine/content/story/635873.html

 

Hidden threats to young athletes – cardiac incidence and heat stroke    [ Well-being ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/12/sports/safety-advocates-focus-on-hidden-threats-to-young-athletes.html?ref=sports&_r=0&gwh=6B11EAE348C8A1B1BF6B0C766111FDB7

 

It’s just another hurdle for blind athletes’ – severely visually impaired athletes pole vault in able-bodied competition    [ Equality ]
It’s just another hurdle for blind athletes’ – severely visually impaired athletes pole vault in able-bodied competition

 

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Asia

Cricket: Spot-fixing arrests rock IPL – 3 Indian cricketers, including Test quick Sreesanth, have been arrested    [ Match-fixing ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cricket/spotfixing-arrests-rock-ipl-20130516-2join.html

 

India to be back in Olympic fold soon, sports minister Jitendra Singh says    [ Ethics ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/others/India-to-be-back-in-Olympic-fold-soon-sports-minister-Jitendra-Singh-says/articleshow/20080353.cms

 

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Europe

Bernie Ecclestone F1 future under cloud as bribery charges are prepared    [ ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/may/15/bernie-ecclestone-f1-bribery-charges

 

FA’s respect campaign – video – Ray calls for respect    [ Fairness ]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezZ2ZRfSsLY

 

David Beckham: the football star who outshone his sport    [ Other angles ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2013/may/16/david-beckham-retires-football-mls

 

Milan and Roma bosses condemn racist chants towards Balotelli – video   [ Racism ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/video/2013/may/13/milan-roma-racism-mario-balotelli-video

 

London 2012: Meares, Pendleton bury the cycling hatchet    [ Other angles ]
http://corporate.olympics.com.au/news/meares-pendleton-bury-the-cycling-hatchet

 

Andrew Simpson: America’s Cup chiefs to investigate capsize    [ Well-being ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/sailing/22489611

 

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Africa

Levelling the Playing Field for Women in Sport    [ Equality ]
http://www.southerntimesafrica.com/news_article.php?id=8322&title=Levelling%20the%20Playing%20%20Field%20for%20Women%20in%20Sport

 

Refugees in Cameroon can now play on new sport fields    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5638/1/Refugees-in-Cameroon-can-now-play-on-new-sport-fields

 

New South African Community Initiative, grassroots soccer and life skills    [ Sport for development ]
http://sportindustry.co.za/news/view/5606/barclays-launches-sa-community-initiative

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