A better understanding of athletes’ needs is important in order to address the problem of doping and ensure a more effective anti-doping effort. Researchers point to education as one factor that may reduce the use of performance enhancing drugs.
The University of Colorado - Boulder has set up a new Sports Governance Center aiming to facilitate communication of issues in sports multi-disciplinary and problem-oriented while creating closer connections between academics and athletics.
The revised International Charter for Physical Education, Physical Activity and Sport has been adopted by member states during UNESCO’s General Conference. "Use it - or lose it," says Play the Game head.
Look for evidence if you want to promote physical activity. And realise who your target groups actually are and where they are most likely to be physically active. Those were among the recommendations in a debate on the ‘inactivity crisis’ hosted by ICSSPE at Play the Game 2015.