Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 5 July 2013

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Australia

AFL must promote women: Mostyn    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/afl-must-promote-women-mostyn-20130627-2p06p.html

 

Experiencing new opportunities: “I look up to Majak because he made it…it gives more opportunities for other multicultural kids…”   [ Equality ]
http://www.nmfc.com.au/news/2013-06-26/experiencing-new-opportunities

 

NBL season in danger of being scrapped   [ Ethics - salary/revenue ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/basketball/nbl-season-in-danger-of-being-scrapped-20130628-2p2wq.html

 

Drug-free Tour win impossible: Armstrong   [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cycling/drugfree-tour-win-impossible-armstrong-20130628-2p32z.html

 

AFL: Invoice backs claims of banned peptide use    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/afl/afl-news/invoice-backs-claims-of-banned-peptide-use-20130704-2pezn.html

 

Dare to dream: Can Margaret Fisher be the 2013 Over 80s World Tennis Champion    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cycling/drugfree-tour-win-impossible-armstrong-20130628-2p32z.html

 

We’ve come a long way, ladies: They started playing sport when there was little to be gained beyond a pat on the back    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/weve-come-a-long-way-ladies-20130629-2p3pt.html

 

Bombers players were treated like guinea pigs    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/afl/afl-news/bombers-players-were-treated-like-guinea-pigs-20130629-2p3x2.html

 

Officials to carry can if WADA finds wrongdoing at Essendon    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/afl/afl-news/officials-to-carry-can-if-wada-finds-wrongdoing-at-essendon-20130630-2p5eq.html

 

Tom Fraser-Holmes has become a leader of the Australian team    [ Culture ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/tom-fraser-holmes-has-become-a-leader-of-the-australian-team/story-e6frg7mf-1226672237887

 

A-League clubs to see slight salary cap raise under new pay deal    [ Ethics - salary/revenue ]
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-07-01/clubs-see-slight-raise-in-new-a-league-pay-deal/4791864?section=sport

 

Coates pays tribute to Lundy    [ Other angles ]
http://corporate.olympics.com.au/news/coates-pays-tribute-to-lundy

 

Paralympic Org: Hartson welcomes launch of DisabilityCare Australia    [ Equality ]
http://www.paralympic.org.au/news/hartung-welcomes-launch-disabilitycare-australia

 

Partnerships to help stamp out racism in sport – WA Football and Netball WA    [ Racism ]
http://www.mediastatements.wa.gov.au/pages/StatementDetails.aspx?listName=StatementsBarnett&StatId=7534

 

“We wouldn’t of made friends if we didn?t come to Football United”: the impacts of a football program on young people’s peer, prosocial and cross-cultural relationships    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/13/399

 

Australian sports stars speak out against racism    [ Racism ]
http://www.playbytherules.net.au/resources/our-champions

 

Some schools had threatened to ban rugby league if code went soft on on-field violence in State of Origin    [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/schools-threatened-boycott-over-biff-20130702-2pa0x.html

 

Women’s World Cup bid gets boost from GI    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/womens-world-cup-bid-gets-boost-from-gi-20130702-2pa33.html

 

FFA bans and fines players for betting    [ Ethics-gambling ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/football/ffa-bans-anf-ines-players-for-betting/story-fn63e0vj-1226673223248

 

Bombers hit record membership despite ASADA woes    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.afl.com.au/news/2013-07-04/dons-fans-keep-faith

 

Women in Sport – ABS Report June 2013    [ Women in sport ]
http://auswomensport.wordpress.com/2013/07/03/women-in-sport-abs-report-june-2013/

 

Recognition for Australian-supported netball program in Tonga    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.ausport.gov.au/news/asc_news/story_535170_recognition_for_australian-supported_netball_program_in_tonga

 

Jillaroos primed for successful campaign at Women’s Rugby League World Cup    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/blog/2013/jul/04/australia-womens-rugby-league-world-cup

 

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Americas

Riders can win without drugs: van Garderen    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cycling/riders-can-win-without-drugs-van-garderen-20130629-2p3t9.html

 

Study Reveals Alarming Safety Trends in Youth Sports: 11% of youth athletes offered “bounty” to injure opposing player    [ Well-being ]
http://www.athleticbusiness.com/editors/blog/default.aspx?id=1147

 

Living the wired life: a day in the life of a triathlete    [ Other angles ]
http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2013/07/triathlete-brett-miller/?cid=co9427654

 

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Asia

Dima Ardah: Inspiring future badminton stars in the Arab world    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.sport360.com/other-sports/dima-ardah-inspiring-future-badminton-stars-arab-world

 

American Nick Pugliese breaking barriers by playing in Afghanistan    [ Culture ]
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/soccer/news/20130627/american-soccer-player-afghanistan-nick-pugliese/#ixzz2XTfwDrSF

 

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Europe

Study: Hot conditions in professional football    [ Well-being ]
http://www.fifpro.org/news/news_details/2289

 

Eight Turkish athletes tested positive for banned substances at European Team Championships in Gateshead   [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/athletics/eight-turkish-athletes-tested-positive-for-banned-substances-at-european-team-championships-in-gateshead-8678862.html

 

Gerard Kinsella: Stupidity led to two-year drugs ban from football    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/23088834

 

Europa League: Andy Preece makes history in breaking colour bar and targets the top    [ Equality ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/european/europa-league-andy-preece-makes-history-in-breaking-colour-bar-and-targets-the-top-8686339.html

 

A penalty system for bad drivers is one of several changes to Formula One for next season    [ Fairness ]
http://www.foxsports.com.au/motor-sports/formula-one/a-penalty-system-for-bad-drivers-is-one-of-several-changes-to-formula-one-for-next-season/story-e6frf3zl-1226671756545#.UdVLxDvPXW9

 

In Spain, Nike Sets Up Laser Soccer Fields Upon Your Request    [ Other angles ]
http://designtaxi.com/news/358883/In-Spain-Nike-Sets-Up-Laser-Soccer-Fields-Upon-Your-Request/

 

Science Weekly podcast: the mathematics of sport    [ Performance ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/audio/2013/jul/01/podcast-science-weekly-mathematics-john-barrow

 

Women’s sport is being held back by “1950s” sports coverage and inequality, warned the Shadow Culture, Media and Sport Secretary    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/harriet-harman/10151948/Its-men-running-the-show-says-Harriet-Harman.html

 

Rising From Adversity and Making It Into an Unlikely Semifinals Field    [ Other angles ]

 

Wimbledon 2013: Tennis chief defends drug testing    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/tennis/23152605

 

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Africa

Fifa throws Bafana a lifeline for 2014 World Cup    [ Ethics ]
http://mg.co.za/article/2013-07-01-fifa-throws-bafana-a-lifeline-for-2014-world-cup

 

NBA’s huge lesson to Ugandan sports    [ Other angles ]
http://observer.ug/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=26103:nbas-huge-lesson-to-ugandan-sports&catid=44:sports&Itemid=80

 

Inspire Girls Nigeria: Using sports as a tool for the development of young girls    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/?5829/1/Inspire-Girls-Nigeria-Using-sports-as-a-tool-for-the-development-of-young-girls

 

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