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The Altruistic Vigilance Approach to Attending and Hosting the Olympics

By Michael O’Leary, Guest Contributor, Sports+Fitness Network and
Lisa M. Miller, Ph.D., Editor, Global Sport Management News

Ultimately, does hosting the Olympic Games truly offer enough tangible benefits despite the grand pageantry of attending the events?  In fact, many studies indicate the costs associated with hosting are often under-estimated and profits significantly over-estimated. This often leads to dissenting opinions as to whether or not the Olympic Games truly provide long term investment opportunities and increased wellness for the people of the hosting country.

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My Football Obsession and Girls in the Game

By Francesca Catalano
Guest Contributor, Sports+Fitness Network

My name is Francesca and I have an unusual obsession: for some reason I have become enamored with college football at a university I have never attended, taught for, or–until recently–even visited: Louisiana State University. Read the rest

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