Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 26 July 2013

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Australia

Valuable lessons of humble champion Natalie von Bertouch    [ Leadership ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/netball/valuable-lessons-of-humble-champion-natalie-von-bertouch/story-fne5t5pg-1226682232677

 

Basketball Victoria has entered into an agreement with the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights to be involved with the Fair Go project designed to promote gender and sexual diversity in basketball clubs across Victoria.   [ Equality ]
https://www.facebook.com/notohomophobia/posts/355226967938819

 

Leon Davis on racism, and his support for the Boots and all campaign, using footy to assist children’s education.   [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/davis-in-boots-and-all-20130721-2qcms.html

 

NRL Voice Against Violence program to help stamp out violence against women    [ Well-being ]
http://www.rloc.com.au/default.aspx?s=article-display&id=80227&title=nrl-voice-against-violence

 

Stuart O’Grady admits to Tour de France doping    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cycling/stuart-ogrady-admits-to-tour-de-france-doping-20130725-2qk04.html

 

Paralympics help tackle binge drinking    [ Well-being ]
http://www.paralympic.org.au/news/paralympians-help-tackle-binge-drinking

 

Doctor slams NRL over concussion cases    [ Well-being ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/doctor-slams-nrl-over-concussion-cases-20130722-2qewg.html

 

Footy boots for kids campaign    [ Ethics ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/up-there-junior-boots-are-our-goal-20130722-2qf3y.html

 

Football: ME Bank Green Card for Fairer Play Award    [ Fairness ]
http://www.footballaustralia.com.au/grassrootsfairerplay

 

AFL fine-tunes biological passport    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/afl-finetunes-passport-20130723-2qhjw.html

 

VIDEO: NRL – Mason tackles domestic violence    [ Well-being ]
http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1661726/video-mason-tackles-domestic-violence/?cs=305

 

Netball: McMahon’s class act over    [ Leadership ]
http://www.theage.com.au/sport/netball/mcmahons-class-act-over-20130724-2qjqc.html

 

Top coaches under microscope in search for secrets of success    [ Culture ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/top-coaches-under-microscope-in-search-for-secrets-of-success-20130720-2qayo.html

 

Cyber Racism Fact Sheet    [ Racism ]
https://www.humanrights.gov.au/publications/cyber-racism-fact-sheet-2011

 

Connecting kids through footy    [ Equality ]
http://sportsbusinessinsider.com.au/news/category/community-sport/connecting-kids-through-footy/

 

Medical groups rue missed chance of regulation for sports scientists    [ Ethics ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/medical-groups-rue-missed-chance-of-regulation/story-e6frg7mf-1226683781579

 

NRL joins hunt for troll behind Inglis racial slur    [ Racism ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/nrl-joins-hunt-for-troll-behind-inglis-racial-slur-20130724-2qjy0.html?rand=1374671268919

 

Essendon in ‘doctor shopping’ to beat ban    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/essendon-in-doctor-shopping-to-beat-ban-20130722-2qf3x.html

 

AFL champion Adam Goodes and Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand talk racism    [ Racism ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/afl/afl-champion-adam-goodes-and-manchester-united-star-rio-ferdinand-talk-racism/story-fnelctok-1226682200230

 

Sharks to stonewall ASADA yet again    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/sharks-to-stonewall-asada-yet-again-20130720-2qb20.html

 

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Americas

Homeless Soccer Takes Over Times Square    [ Ethics ]
http://nation.time.com/2013/07/22/homeless-soccer-takes-over-times-square/

 

Ex-teammates brawl during final of badminton tournament    [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/exteammates-brawl-during-final-of-badminton-tournament-20130723-2qg9m.html

 

For Hannah, 14, basketball offered refuge from family problems of drug addiction and domestic assault    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.nytimes.com/video/2013/07/25/sports/100000002350873/hannahs-story-documentary.html

 

Baseball: New York Yankees’ Alex ‘A-Rod’ Rodriguez faces life ban after drug link    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/others/baseball-new-york-yankees-alex-arod-rodriguez-faces-life-ban-after-drug-link-8730893.html

 

Usain Bolt says “I know I am clean”    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/early-lead/wp/2013/07/25/usain-bolt-says-i-know-i-am-clean/

 

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Asia

Bruce Lee is still saving the world    [ Culture ]
http://www.esquire.com/blogs/culture/bruce-lee-anniversary?click=pp&src=spr_TWITTER&spr_id=19842

 

Asian Football Confederation establishes ethics committee    [ Ethics ]
http://sportsbusinessinsider.com.au/news/afc-establishes-ethics-committee/

 

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Europe

Lord Coe: I’m quitting to make sure Olympic legacy is delivered    [ Ethics ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/jul/19/lord-coe-quits-ambassador-olympic-legacy

 

Susie Wolff hopes to put women on the Formula One grid    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/motor-sport/susie-wolff-hopes-to-put-women-on-the-formula-one-grid/story-fnec578q-1226682299579

 

Sebastian Coe wants four-year ban for failed drugs tests    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/athletics/23394789

 

AC Milan’s Kevin Constant walks off pitch after racist abuse    [ Racism ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/23438683

 

Technology has made umpiring tougher than ever, says Simon Taufel    [ Ethics ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/jul/24/technology-umpiring-simon-taufel-ashes

 

Leagues ahead in tackling prejudice through sport    [ Equality ]
http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/yorkshire-living/health-family/leagues-ahead-in-tackling-prejudice-through-sport-1-5866180

 

Inquiry Confirms Past Doping at Tour de France    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2013/07/24/sports/ap-cyc-doping-france.html?ref=sports&_r=0

 

Liverpool hold clinic for visually impaired kids    [ Ethics ]
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/video/38403139764/Liverpool-hold-clinic-for-visually-impaired-kids/a>

 

Tennis player Viktor Troicki banned 18 months    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.sfgate.com/sports/article/Tennis-player-Viktor-Troicki-banned-18-months-4687217.php

 

Godolphin criticised by BHA over stable’s steroids doping case    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/jul/25/godolphin-criticised-steroids-doping-case

 

Premier league chief criticises winter world cup plans    [ Ethics ]
http://euronews.com/2013/07/25/premier-league-chief-criticises-winter-world-cup-plans/

 

Chip implant to help combat doping    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://euronews.com/2013/07/23/chip-implant-to-help-combat-doping/

 

Exclusive: Wada chief John Fahey to target the cheats behind the drug cheats    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/athletics/exclusive-wada-chief-john-fahey-to-target-the-cheats-behind-the-drug-cheats-8729058.html

 

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Africa

It is time we stood up for referees since they are a rare and resilient breed. There is no football without them    [ Ethics ]
http://www.nation.co.ke/sports/TalkUp/Cant-do-with-or-without-referees/-/441392/1922610/-/view/asBlogPost/-/70fttkz/-/index.html

 

Former South African captain Cronje took Rs 1.2 crore to fix matches: Delhi Police    [ Match-fixing ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/cricket/top-stories/Cronje-took-Rs-1-2-crore-to-fix-matches-Delhi-Police/articleshow/21255793.cms

 

HIV education through sport in Nigeria    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5901/1/HIV-education-in-through-sport-in-Nigeria

 

Life bans for all involved in ‘scandalous’ Nigerian goalfest    [ Match-fixing ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2013/jul/23/nigeria-match-fixing-life-ban-goals

 

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