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This paper evaluates the organizational culture related to the New Zealand All Blacks winning ethos, which has been developed, nurtured and sustained since the inception of the first national Read more >

This handbook is prepared by the NCAA and distributed to chief executive officers, directors of athletics, faculty athletics representatives, senior woman administrators and conference Read more >

This paper investigates the relationship between a country’s Olympic performance and its overall economic condition, including population, economic resources, and political structures. A Read more >

The following provides general information for the public and members of Sport Organizations on how conflict and dispute resolution operates within sport.  Specific and definitive procedures are Read more >

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Audio

A look at track & field doping issues and some structural considerations. Track & Field Doping Issues Read more >


Books

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Case Simulations

This multiparty negotiation simulation features 10 roles and can be played by 10 or more participants. It is an excellent simulation as an advanced topic after students have learned some of the Read more >


Case Studies

This paper evaluates the organizational culture related to the New Zealand All Blacks winning ethos, which has been developed, nurtured and sustained since the inception of the first national Read more >

A look at track & field doping issues and some structural considerations. Track & Field Doping Issues Read more >


Documentaries

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Tools

Both indirect and direct costs are critical to understand to fully embrace the importance of managing conflict in this $70B industry. This knowledge and skill set represents core Read more >

Cultures vary on the following four dimensions. In individualist cultures, people seek individual achievement and recognition, whereas collectivist cultures value the ties between people, and Read more >

The G.R. I. P. model describes 4 critical components of high performing teamwork. Intentionally developing the 4 components is extremely helpful in building new teams, changing old teams, and Read more >

SCI’s Peak Performance Team Model™ provides a comprehensive set of assessments and tools for risk management and performance optimization of competitive sports teams and organizations. Read more >

What are the environmental stressors that can interfere with athlete performance? What keeps coaches awake at night? What can be mitigate risk in athletics? Strains of the Games™ is a tool Read more >

This tool is useful in helping to better understand team success. Objective. Why are some teams successful while others are unsuccessful? This activity tries to use your experience to answer this Read more >


Videos

This paper evaluates the organizational culture related to the New Zealand All Blacks winning ethos, which has been developed, nurtured and sustained since the inception of the first national Read more >

The captain of the first women’s Afghan national soccer team and recipient of the 2006 Arthur Ashe Courage Award talks about growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan and the challenges Read more >

John Zinsser discusses ways in which professional and intercollegiate athletic programs manage conflict and how an Ombuds model might work as a viable alternative. Key Points on Organizational Read more >

Martin Hagger is Professor of Psychology at Curtin University. His areas of expertise are social, health, sport and exercise psychology. He is involved in numerous research projects nationally Read more >

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In this video Bo Hanson discusses the cycle of a team’s season. He includes in his explanation how a team must progress through the five stages of team development, how the GRIP model Read more >


Weblinks

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) is an institution independent of any sports organization which provides for servic­es in order to facilitate the settlement of sports-related disputes Read more >

The purpose of our publication is to keep readers independently informed and up-to-date with information about the Olympic Bid process and candidate city bids from around the world. Bids have a Read more >

The International Olympic Academy functions as a multicultural interdisciplinary centre that aims at studying, enriching and promoting Olympism. The foundation of such an institution was inspired Read more >

This is the website of the National Association of Sports Officials. There is a special report on this site called “Officials & Independent Contractor Status” that deals with the history of Read more >

Olympic.org: Official website of the Olympic Movement Read more >

Find here the list of all documents published on the Olympics website. This section contains the major reports, studies, publications and information regarding the Olympic Movement. Read more >

Olympics Timeline From ancient Greece to the present day. Read more >

Play the Game is an international conference and communication initiative aiming to strengthen the ethical foundation of sport and promote democracy, transparency and freedom of expression in Read more >

From WKCR 89.9 FM NY Date Broadcast: Mon, 13 Jan 2014 January’s installment of our series with the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity (AC4) features John Zinsser, Read more >

Official site of Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Read more >

The Sport for Development and Peace International Working Group (SDP IWG) is an inter-governmental policy initiative whose aim is to promote the integration of Sport for Development and Peace Read more >

Sport Resolutions is the independent not-for-profit dispute resolution service for sport in the United Kingdom. Read more >

SportAccord’s mission is to UNITE and SUPPORT its members in the co-ordination and protection of their common aims and interests, while conserving and respecting their autonomy. SportAccord is Read more >

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This section contains the major reports, studies, publications and information regarding the Olympic Movement. Read more >

Blog focusing on accountability in sports. Read more >

“Provide independent advice to athletes at no cost about the applicable provisions of the Ted Steven’s Olympic Amateur Sports Act and constitution and bylaws of the United States Read more >

WADA was established in 1999 as an international independent agency composed and funded equally by the sport movement and governments of the world. Its key activities include scientific research, Read more >