News Archive

Sustainable Games Venues
London Legacy

09/10/2012

The Olympic and Paralympic Games have recently come to a close and the London Legacy Development Corporation will begin to transform the Olympic Park into the 'Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park' for use by the community as well as elite sports teams.

 

World Anti-Doping Agency
Positions Available

09/10/2012

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has vacant positions in the athlete, education, finance and administration, and health, medical and research committees.

 

Open University of Catalonia
Master in Sport and Development

09/10/2012

The Open University of Catalonia (UOC), Spain along with UNESCO and the Football Club Barcelona Foundation is offering an online Master in Sport for Social Coexistence and Conflict Resolution. The start date is the 6 November, 2012 and students can still register.

World Anti-Doping Agency
Code Amendment

09/10/2012

WADA is reminding stakeholders to submit World Anti-Doping Code amendment recommendations by October 10, 2012 in time for the 2nd Consultation Phase of the Code Review Process. Stakeholders are asked to use the WADAConnect tool to upload submissions.

 

International University Sports Federation
Bidding Open

09/10/2012

The FISU bidding procedure for hosting the Summer and Winter 2019 Universiades is now open. Interested host cities must send letters of intention during the 1 September, 2012 – 30 March, 2013 period. In addition, bidding fees must be paid by 30 March, 2013.

 

Routledge Taylor & Francis Group
Online Studies

09/10/2012

The Routledge Online Studies on the Olympic and Paralympic Games (ROSO) is a news e-bulletin that will offer book chapters and journal articles about the Games.  www.routledgeonlinestudies.com

 

University of Konstanz
International Masters in Sport

09/10/2012

The University of Konstanz in Konstanz, Germany is offering a Master's programme in 'International Sport Studies' that consists of four semesters over two years.

MINEPS V
Programme Committee Meeting

08/11/2012

The Programme Committee kick off meeting for the 5th International Conference of Ministers and Senior Officials Responsible for Physical Education and Sport (MINEPS V) was recently held between member organisations.

 

Sport Science Contribution
Philip Noel-Baker Awards

08/11/2012

Seven Philip Noel-Baker research awards were presented to ICSSPE members for their outstanding contributions to sport science on an international level.

Philip Noel-Baker Awards
Lauri Tarasti Awarded

08/11/2012

Justice Lauri Tarasti is a lawyer who has enjoyed a distinguished career in public administration and sports law.

Health Education, Recreation and Dance
African Research Journal

08/11/2012

The current issue of the African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance features sections on health and physical activity such as the ´Beneficial effect of physical activity on linear growth rate of adolescents in a South African shanty town´, and ´Eating disorders among stu

Sport Performance
Genetic Testing

08/11/2012

At the recent International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport (ICSEMIS) researchers presented on genetic testing and the suspected predictive potential for sport performance and gene therapy causing the latest doping concern.

 

Routledge Collection
Olympic and Paralympic Special Issues

08/11/2012

Routledge is publishing over 40 special journal issues on Olympic and Paralympic themes over the course of 2012-2013, scientifically investigating Olympic and Paralympic phenomena in time with the 2012 Summer London Olympic and Paralympic Games.

 

Federazione Italiana Aerobica e Fitness
European Fitness Qualification

08/11/2012

The Federazione Italiana Aerobica e Fitness is launching a European wide e-learning fitness project encompassing 14 countries.

Human Kinetics
Job Openings

08/11/2012

Human Kinetics has two job openings as of June 2012 for Manager Director and Acquisition Editor. The Manager Director would oversee strategic goals and sales growth.

Professional Sport Body Zambia
Institute of Sport Launched

08/11/2012

 

World Leisure Congress
Innovation Prize

08/11/2012

The 2012 World Leisure Congress will be held from September 30th to October 3rd, 2012 in Rimini, Italy. Applications for the International Innovation Prize are now being accepted until the August 24th, 2012 deadline. The award winners will be announced on September 7th, 2012.

German Sports Studies
Sport Science Day

08/11/2012

The German Association for Sports Studies is holding the 21st Sport Science University Day at the University of Konstanz from September 25th to 27th, 2013.

European Fair Play Movement
Fair Play Congress

08/11/2012

The XVIII European Fair Play Congress will be held in Verona, Italy from October 24th to 26th, 2012. The European Fair Play movement (EFPM) promotes fair play and tolerance in sport and has members from 40 European Countries.

 

XXXII World Congress
Sports Medicine

08/11/2012

The XXXII World Congress of Sports Medicine: ´Sports Medicine, the challenge for global health: Quo Vadis?´ will be held September 27th to 30th, 2012 in Rome, Italy.

 

Nutrition and Physical Activity
Annual Meeting

08/11/2012

The International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity (ISBNPA) is holding their annual meeting from May 22nd - 25th, 2013 in Ghent, Belgium.

Sport Science Conference
ECSS Barcelona 2013

08/11/2012

The National Institute of Physical Education of Catalonia (INEFC) will host the European College of Sport Science: ´Unifying Sport Science´ congress next to the Olympic Stadium in Barcelona, Spain from June 26th to 29th, 2013.

 

The major topics that will be covered are:

ICSSPE
Master of Sport Administration

07/11/2012

 

WADA
Digital Library Launch

07/11/2012

WADA has announced the launch of a digital library allowing for convenient access to information and educational tools for administrators, doping control officers, coaches, physicians, athletes, and students.

ICSSPE
Online Education Platform

07/11/2012

The American College of Sports Medicine has launched a new online education platform that will provide continuing education credits for health and fitness professionals wishing to further their education and professional development.

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