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Managing High-Performance Sport: Is Australia's Winning Edge a below-par strategy?

This blog post has been written following a class reading by Doctor Lisa Gowthorp on Australia’s Winning Edge program.

“If we don’t perform up to expectations at these Games there is going to be some very nervous people connected with Winning Edge” …

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Managing High-Performance Sport

Sport Participation Legacy and the Olympic Games: The Case of Sydney 2000, London 2012, and Rio 2016

Reis, A. C., Frawley, S., Hodgetts, D., Thomson, A., & Hughes, K. (2017). Sport Participation Legacy and the Olympic Games: The Case of Sydney 2000, London 2012, and Rio 2016. 152 more words

Research Publications And Presentations

Vince Carter reflects on Olympic 'Dunk de la Mort'

Vince Carter hasn’t come across Frederic Weis since the 2000 Sydney Olympics, when Carter famously posterized the French 7-footer with the “Dunk de la Mort.” 219 more words

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Inserting Gymnastics into Famous Movie Titles

On Academy Award night lets play around with movie titles and make them about gymnastics… pictured above “The Young Victoria… Komova” 

  • 13 GOING ON 30… in gymnastics it was 13 GOING ON 15 for Daniela Silivas at the 1985 World Championships.
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Gymnastics Cool Facts

Érase una vez cuando Rumania dominaba…

Las rumanas nos sorprendieron en Río pero no por su talento, sino por su ausencia. No hubo medallas, ni podio, ni himnos. Después de más de 40 años no hubo un equipo que contendiera por la gloria olímpica. 573 more words

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