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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!

Cricket's first non-electric and portable ball thrower

July 10, 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.

Youth Sports clinic shirt given out to program recipients

July 10, 2019

This summer, the Global Sport Institute and the Knowledge Exchange for Resilience worked together to pilot a new program to serve local high school students in the Phoenix area.

Global Sport Institute staff standing with John Carlos, Wyomia Tyus, Dr. Harry Edwards, and Lance Wyman at the Raising a Fist to Taking a Knee even in Phoenix

July 9, 2019

Learn more about Dr. Scott N. Brooks, who brings the world of research and sport together.

Global Sport Institute venture winners pose in front of adidas North American headquarters.

July 3, 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.

NFL Personal Finance Camp

July 2, 2019

When you look at athletes and finances, you may think about million dollar contracts and endorsement deals.

Michael Sam

June 4, 2019

Michael Sam, the first openly LGBTQIA+ athlete drafted by the NFL, opens up about his story, masculinity, and defining oneself in the 21st century.

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