Sport in Society, Volume 22, 2019, Issue 10: The Professionalization of Action Sports: The Changing Roles of Athletes, Industry and Media


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The Professionalization of Action Sports: Mapping Trends and Future Directions
Holly Thorpe & Guillaume Dumont
Pages: 1639-1654 | DOI: 10.1080/17430437.2018.1440715


Dual governance structures in action sports: institutionalization processes of professional snowboarding revisited
Anna-Maria Strittmatter, Boris Kilvinger, Annika Bodemar, Eivind Å. Skille & Markus Kurscheidt
Pages: 1655-1673 | DOI: 10.1080/17430437.2018.1440696

Organizational evolution and the Olympic Games: the case of sport climbing
Mikhail Batuev & Leigh Robinson
Pages: 1674-1690 | DOI: 10.1080/17430437.2018.1440998

The gendered emotional labor of male professional ‘freesurfers’ digital media work
Clifton Westly Evers
Pages: 1691-1706 | DOI: 10.1080/17430437.2018.1441009

Young Dutch commercially sponsored kite surfers: free as a bird?
Froukje Smits
Pages: 1707-1723 | DOI: 10.1080/17430437.2018.1440703

The glocalization of parkour: a New Zealand/Aotearoa case study
Damien Puddle, Belinda Wheaton & Holly Thorpe
Pages: 1724-1741 | DOI: 10.1080/17430437.2018.1441010

Professionalisation of action sports in Australia
Eva M. M. Ellmer & Steven B. Rynne
Pages: 1742-1757 | DOI: 10.1080/17430437.2018.1440700

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