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Carrie W. LeCrom and Tiesha Martin

teammates, I don’t see as many barriers, especially because I have met a few friends even though we came from different communities.” Bezile (South African) further expanded, stating: When you share things about you and where you’re coming from, you start to build a personal connection and you start to

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Yongjae Kim, Soojin Kim and Elizabeth Rogol

purchase sport product online . Sport Marketing Quarterly, 8 ( 2 ), 25 – 34 . Porter , C.E. , & Donthu , N. ( 2006 ). Using the technology acceptance model to explain how attitudes determine Internet usage: The role of perceived access barriers and demographics . Journal of Business Research

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Gareth J. Jones, Christine E. Wegner, Kyle S. Bunds, Michael B. Edwards and Jason N. Bocarro

as a barrier to developing effective SL. This is particularly salient when one considers the limited human and social capital of local leaders ( Sharpe, 2006 ) and the immense structural inequalities that are characteristic of SFD contexts. Such an environment calls for integrated leadership systems

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Chad Seifried, Chris Barnhill and J. Michael Martinez

creates barriers between subdisciplines. Such a perspective is also shared by many others in sport management. For instance, James ( 2018 ) indicated his own program conducted a self-examination as to curriculum design and student preparation. Perhaps the findings from this study can be applied by other

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Robert J. Lake

rich. . . . The exclusive, upper-middle-class image of the game in this country is a disincentive and a barrier to opportunity. Similarly, Barry Flatman ( 2000 ) lamented, “Things could be so different if the Championships . . . became a little more accessible to the general public.” These and other

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Michael Kirkwood, Sheau-Fen Yap and Yingzi Xu

( Adams, 2017 ). The lessons learned over time and the manner in which the UFC continually adapts various aspects of MMA as an offering presents sport marketers with unique insight. The UFC has maneuvered political pressure, legislative barriers, negative public opinion, and changing consumer preferences

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Shaun M. Anderson and Matthew M. Martin

community level, sport brings together, break downs barriers and unites those who may have nothing else in common. Sport has a unique ability to transcend race, religion, gender, and creed. It is truly a social cohesion” (p. 2). Some scholars, however, have noted that sport in relation to community

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Yongjin Hwang, Khalid Ballouli, Kevin So and Bob Heere

laboratory featured multiple gaming stations separated from each other by sound and visual barriers (e.g., headsets, cubicle walls). As mentioned previously, the SVG used in this research was Virtua Tennis 4 , created by Sega (Tokyo, Japan), and the game console used was the Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3, Tokyo

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Elizabeth A. Taylor, Matt R. Huml and Marlene A. Dixon

collegiate athletics . In A.N. Milner & J.H. Braddock (Eds.), Women in sports: Breaking barriers, facing obstacles (pp.  243 – 262 ). Santa Barbara, CA : ABC-CLIO-Praeger . Harpaz , I. , & Snir , R. ( 2003 ). Workaholism: Its definition and nature . Human Relations, 56 , 291 – 319 . doi

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Adam Karg, Heath McDonald and Civilai Leckie

audiences, sport broadcasting emerged as a critical component of sport organizations operations and revenue ( Mason, 1999 ; Whannel, 1992 ). Drivers of this growth have included technological innovation in materials, communications, and digital processing ( Potts & Thomas, 2018 ), with less barriers