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Australian Football, Masculinity, and the Acceptance of Pain and Injury as a Career "Norm"

This paper discusses athlete's acceptance of pain and injury as being normal and the consequences of this acceptance for the construction of masculinity in retirement.

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Published online: July 30, 2015

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Spirituality and Basketball Fanship: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis and Synthesis

This study argues that sports fanship is characterised by, and synonymous with, an established understanding of spirituality derived from membership of wider spiritual and/or religious communities.

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Published online: July 23, 2015

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Australian Parents' Perceptions of the Issues Faced by their Adolescent High Performance Sports Children in Balancing School and Sport

We discuss the issues and problems high performance school-age athletes face in balancing sport and education from the perceptions of their parents.

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Published online: July 6, 2015

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Knowing When to Quit/DNF: A 2013 Runner Survey of the JFK 50-Mile Race

Goal setting research focuses on attaining goals. But how do athletes know when to quit? Ultra-runners were surveyed to understand the decision to abandon a goal and quit a race.

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Published online: June 23, 2015

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Sport Sponsorship and the Canadian Medicinal Marijuana Industry

Medicinal marijuana is now a legal industry in Canada. Should this lucrative industry be able to sponsor sport?

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Published online: June 23, 2015

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Children: Exploring the Move from Active Play to Sedentary Play

We address the trend of children moving from living an active lifestyle to living a more sedentary lifestyle looking at four potential sources: parents, neighborhoods, technology and schools.

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Published online: June 23, 2015

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Women in Male-Dominated Motorsports: Perceptions and Willingness to Compete

Awareness is generated that was previously overlooked in various sports of hegemonic environments. New knowledge is added to the sociology of sport literature; women in male-dominated motorsports are risk-takers.

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Published online: June 2, 2015

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Motivations, Limitations, and Guilt: Women who Marathon

The purpose of this work is to explore motivations and limitations of women within the sport of marathon running.

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Published online: June 2, 2015

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Effects of Sports Habits on Accidents Aboard Ships: A Case Study on Turkish Maritime Officers and Cadets

Seafarers sport habits and effects on their lives on ship was investigated and result were analysed.

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Published online: May 26, 2015

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The Pump without Drugs: Towards an Understanding of Doping in Singaporean Bodybuilding

This is an in-depth ethnographic study of bodybuilders in Singapore uncovering what their attitudes on doping are and whether it should be made a criminal offense.

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Published online: May 26, 2015

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