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October 9, 2019

The desire to compete despite cerebral palsy brought lawyer and adaptive athlete Victor Ocando to combine his love for sport and the law into a career. Voices is a series of first-person essays from people across the sport spectrum.

October 7, 2019

Introducing a new series: Sport Embodied — Understanding Athletic Identities

October 3, 2019

The Global Sport Institute at ASU and Ability360 invited the community to celebrate and learn about the diverse bodies of sport.

October 1, 2019

At our Sport for Every Body, we want to defy typical perceptions of what an “athletic body” looks like, and to share with the community a fun and inclusive opportunity for all body types to participate in sport.

September 5, 2019

The Global Sport Institute launched the theme year of “Sport and the Body” to thoroughly examine timely issues impacting sport.

August 28, 2019

Learn more about Luke Brenneman, PhD. He will be doing research on Sport and The Body for the Global Sport Institute.

Sport and the Body

August 27, 2019

Topics include the diversity of athletic bodies, adaptive sport, gender identity and representation within sport, body image, athlete mental health, genetic testing, and more.

August 22, 2019

The Global Sport Institute is fiercely aware of the importance of education as a pathway for an athlete’s life and career development outside of playing sport. We share this belief through our work in education.

Science of Sport logo

August 13, 2019

Science of Sport is a not-for-profit foundation dedicated to developing curriculum and programming that promotes Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

August 13, 2019

Three winning ventures took their trip in early June, spending two full days at the adidas Portland, Oregon campus including a behind-the-scenes tour of the national headquarters, one-on-one coaching sessions, and more.

Rhasaan Nichols, Director of Walking On Water

July 16, 2019

Meet our inaugural winner of the ‘Race and Sport around the Globe’ short documentary competition: Rhasaan Nichols’ Walking on Water, A Brief History on Black Surfers. A special thank you also goes out to our semi-finalists!