Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 4 October 2013

Ethics in Sport – Weekly Headlines

Welcome to the Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport. Each week we put together a selection of stories from around the globe and categorise them under headings, like culture, racism, or leadership, to make it easier to zone in to the area of most interest. Looking for something in particular? Use our search facility on the right or view former editions of the Bluestone Round up by clicking on ‘Ethics in sport index’

 

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Australia

Australian Olympic Committee to send more psychologists to Rio Olympics to help athletes    [ Well-being ]
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/australian-olympic-committee-to-send-more-psychologists-to-rio-olympics-to-help-athletes/story-fni0cx4q-1226729197795

 

Aus drugs crisis sparks supplements summit    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://au.sports.yahoo.com/news/article/-/19192060/aus-drugs-crisis-sparks-supplements-summit/

 

Champion coach – interview with Annie Davies    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.nswathletics.org.au/News/ArtMID/1740/ArticleID/23675/Champion-coach-%E2%80%93-interview-with-Annie-Davies

 

‘Leaders lead through action, not talk’    [ Leadership ]
http://bluestoneedge.com/2013/09/30/leaders-lead-through-action-not-talk/

 

New Zealand: Integrity unit to join in battle to beat cheats    [ Integrity ]
http://www.stuff.co.nz/sport/other-sports/9222681/Integrity-unit-to-join-in-battle-to-beat-cheats

 

NRL: One Community Award Winners!    [ Other interesting angles ]
http://www.rloc.com.au/default.aspx?s=article-display&id=85325&title=one-community-award-winners

 

Victorian Multicultural Community Ambassador of the Year    [ Equality ]
http://www.aflvic.com.au/index.php?id=14&tx_ttnews%5btt_news%5d=1879&tx_ttnews%5bbackPid%5d=4&cHash=573155787f

 

Declan Hill says a united front of FIFA, IOC and governments can help eliminate match fixing    [ Match-fixing ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/football/crusading-journalist-declan-hill-says-a-united-front-of-fifa-ioc-and-governments-can-help-eliminate-match-fixing/story-fndkzvnd-1226729202683

 

Wallabies tear up O’Connor contract    [ Ethics ]
http://www.sportsnewsfirst.com.au/articles/2013/10/03/wallabies-tear-up-o-connor-contract/

 

Cricket stars credit volunteers    [ Ethics ]
http://www.cricket.com.au/news-list/2013/10/3/cricket-stars-credit-volunteers

 

Gay soccer tournament to challenge homophobia in sport    [ Homophobia ]
http://www.starobserver.com.au/news/sport/news-sport/gay-soccer-tournament-to-challenge-homophobia-in-sport/110308

 

Greystanes woman named National AFL Multicultural Community Ambassador of the Year    [ Equality ]
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/parramatta/greystanes-woman-named-national-afl-multicultural-community-ambassador-of-the-year/story-fngr8huy-1226731311343

 

Push to honour female athletes at Adelaide Oval    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/national/push-to-honour-female-athletes-at-adelaide-oval/story-fnii5yv7-1226731827108

 

Peggy O’Neal becomes first woman president in AFL/VFL history: Richmond Tigers    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.richmondfc.com.au/news/2013-10-03/peggy-oneal-the-new-richmond-president

 

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Americas

The people vs NFL welfare    [ Ethics ]
http://www.sportsonearth.com/article/62280950/

 

Jamaican soccer international Hue banned for doping    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/814466.shtml#.Ukv6k9LPXLc

 

Football unites politicians to end violence against women    [ Sport/social change ]
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/814479.shtml#.UkwSf9LPXLd

 

Government of Canada Supports First Ever Wheelchair Basketball Academy    [ Equality ]
http://www.sirc.ca/news_view.cfm?id=55229

 

What football managers can teach you about leadership    [ Leadership ]
http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/01/business/can-football-managers-coach-leadership/index.html

 

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Asia

Will introducing reservation in cricket level the playing field?    [ Equality ]
http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/1894453/report-will-introducing-reservation-in-cricket-level-the-playing-field

 

Tough workouts lead to victory on the court, but a responsible attitude makes one a champion in life    [ Ethics ]
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/sports/2013-09/28/content_17001066.htm

 

One Win Leads to Another    [ Sport/Social Change ]
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/maria-bobenrieth/one-win-leads-to-another_b_3982276.html

 

Srinivasan re-elected as BCCI chief    [ Ethics ]
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2013/09/29/srinivasan-re-elected-bcci-chief

 

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Europe

Kick It Out chairman Lord Ouseley outlines progress of campaign    [ Racism ]
http://www1.skysports.com/football/news/11661/8951134/

 

Deco handed year ban for doping    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.goal.com/en/news/584/brazil/2013/09/27/4292495/deco-handed-year-ban-for-doping

 

Neymar’s shameful conduct ridicules spirit of fair play    [ Ethics ]
http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/blogs/desmond-kane/neymar-shameful-conduct-celtic-park-ridicules-spirit-fair-081258038.html

 

Ramblings Of A Women’s Football Fan    [ Women in sport ]
Ramblings Of A Women’s Football Fan

 

Fifa head of ethics to gather World Cup 2018 and 2022 bid evidence    [ Ethics ]
Fifa head of ethics to gather World Cup 2018 and 2022 bid evidence

 

Women’s Super League: Liverpool beat Bristol to win title    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/24324071

 

Eliminating ’scary coach’ behaviour to keep kids in sport    [ Well-being ]
http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=180595#.UkwT8NLPXLd

 

FIFpro calls on EU to step in to protect players and stop criminal activity    [ Well-being ]
http://www.insideworldfootball.com/world-football/europe/13353-fifpro-calls-on-eu-to-step-in-to-protect-players-and-stop-criminal-activity

 

David Flatman: Football clubs need to put culture before personality    [ Culture ]
http://talksport.com/football/david-flatman-column-football-clubs-need-put-culture-personality-13092661683

 

Realities of football match-fixing – case Finland    [ Match-fixing ]
http://www.lawinsport.com/articles/anti-corruption/item/realities-of-football-match-fixing-case-finland

 

Sport for All Makes Us More Fully Human    [ Equality ]
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/eli-wolff/sport-for-all-makes-us-mo_b_4030122.html

 

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Africa

Kenya athletes run amok    [ Performance ]
http://www.sportlive.co.za/opinion/2013/10/01/kenyan-athletes-run-amok

 

Ugandan Women Put On Their Boxing Gloves    [ Ethics ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201310021317.html

 

Malawi intensifies battle against doping in sport: Unesco trains 30 sport managers    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.nyasatimes.com/2013/09/25/malawi-intensifies-battle-against-doping-in-sport-unesco-trains-30-sport-managers/

 

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