oktober 2016

Using Sport to build tolerance, cultural understanding and international cooperation: Barents Sports and The Barents Games

The Barents Region has a population of more than 6 million people and consists of the northern areas of Finland, Sweden and Norway and North-Western Russia. A harsh climate, sparsely populated areas and…

Lip cream for suckers

After toothpaste, beer, meat and other seemingly innocuous substances, lip balm is destined to be the next item on every self-respecting journalist’s list of Ten Best/Worst/Funniest/Craziest Doping Excuses. In fact, it already features…

Apropå könsuppdelad undervisning

Skolinspektionen har beslutat tillåta en skola ha könsuppdelad undervisning i idrott och hälsa. Så fort man väljer att diskutera ämnet idrott och hälsa utifrån förutfattade meningar om hur olika ”grupper” är och vad de…

Proffboksing og den organiserte idretten

Boksing. The noble art of self-defence. I sin profesjonelle form både fascinerer den og vekker avsky. Den har gitt oss legender som Joe Louis, Ingemar Johansson og Muhammed Ali, og sagnomsuste dueller som…

Look What it Means to Him Interviews: Professor David Rowe

This blogpost consists of an interview with me by Look What it Means to Him, by way of elaborating on various themes contained in my 20+ regular posts that I have so far published at forumbloggen. The…