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Diane M. Culver, Erin Kraft, Cari Din and Isabelle Cayer

, Thibault, Brière, & Culver, 2019 ); therefore, considerable work is needed to improve gender equity and secure leadership positions for women across sport organizations. A University of Toronto Gender Equity Report (2011–2013) profiling university sport in Canada, with a focus on the lack of women

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Emmanuel Macedo

Education, and the Committee for Out-of-School Education and Cultural Development: Youth, Physical Education and Adult Education. 22 The last committee would report to the CCC on matters associated with cultural cooperation and sport. In the early years of European integration, the CCC saw education as the

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M. Ann Hall

sufficiently impressed to bring home glowing reports, perhaps even a few velocipedes. Aptly called “boneshakers,” the original versions had wooden wheels with iron hoop tires, but later models had rubber or leather coverings over the metal. Still, they were a rough ride, especially on hard, uneven surfaces. 10

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Susan Lagaert, Mieke Van Houtte and Henk Roose

 al., 1996 ; McCabe, 2008 ; Wann, Waddill, & Dunham, 2004 ). These studies confirm that people are drawn to gender-typed sport-related activities that correspond to their level of masculinity/femininity. According to McCabe ( 2008 ), reporting expressive (i.e., feminine) traits (and not instrumental traits

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Adele Pavlidis, Millicent Kennelly and Laura Rodriguez Castro

preference for reporting on heterosexual women and emphasizing physical and emotional characteristics that conform to white, middle-class ideals of femininity. Among the current rules identified by Bruce ( 2016 ), sportswomen have been increasingly portrayed in the media in action, and as serious athletes

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Kristi A. Allain

all cost. These pressures to avoid aging, and especially age-related decline, are beginning earlier and earlier in life. For example, The World Health Organization’s (WHO) report on Global Health and Aging ( 2011 ) reasons that anti-aging strategies should begin as early as infancy (and even in

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Alixandra N. Krahn

female ( CSPS, 2017 ). Not only does this data confirm the underrepresentation of women in USports coaching roles, but it further represents a decline from the previous census report ( CSPS, 2013 ) indicating that women occupying USports coaching positions is a declining trend. At face value these

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Roger Gilles

, and children of all classes—”kid gloves were clapped together as vigorously as horny palms,” according to one report in the Cleveland Leader 7 —packing arenas throughout the Midwest. It was not unusual for the women to draw several thousand spectators per night. At least one race in Chicago drew more

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Trygve B. Broch and Eivind Å. Skille

her reporting of frustrations related to NIF’s uncivil costs, but also inequality, patriarchy and doping in sports. Anticipating sport political apocalypse ( Smith, 2005 ) and evoking ideas of Norwegian sameness, she could take the stage as a hero of reformation. Any social drama contains actors who

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Martin Roderick and Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson

wrought by the heightened public visibility of professional athletes. We report key findings from a qualitative study into the lived experiences of 26 U.K.-based professional athletes (both females and males), the nature of whose work often challenges traditional understandings of the workplace and the