What price a life?
Recent reports of death threats to AFL players over failed wagers calls into question – again – the cosy relationship sporting code administrations have with bookmakers.
COVID's big hit to the AFL
It’s hard to fathom the long-term financial and social impacts that the COVID-19 crisis has wrought on the national AFL competition.
Mate, we need to talk
As we (hopefully) start to move out of the grip of the coronavirus pandemic, there's a variety of issues we need to retain in our conversations with, and about, men’s health.
From spit to scrums
Don't spit, change out of your kit at home, and clean match balls. These are just some of the ways sport is changing as COVID-19 restrictions ease.
This (non) sporting life
The significance of sport in society, particularly in the current crisis, runs much deeper than merely supporting your favourite team.
Handle with care
The nature of Aussie rules means players risk injuries to their hands and wrists serious enough to send them to the emergency department.
Why women's sport matters
The popularity of women's sport is soaring, and elite-level competitions are gaining more mainstream traction, which sends a positive message for health and wellbeing, despite the trolls.
Folau: The pain of the post
Despite Israel Folau's claims he cares about gay people, and knows their suffering, his Instagram post has without doubt harmed young people.
In sport, language matters
We need to have conversations about gendered language and its role in fostering prejudice.
We're not homophobic but ...
There's a yawning disconnect between the positive attitudes about gay people playing rugby and the use of on-field slurs.
A self-defeating success story
A global program in which mosquitoes are implanted with a common bacteria is preventing the spread of viruses such as dengue, Zika and chikungunya – and could help tens of millions of people.
A winning combination
Combining sport and study can be a delicate balancing act, but it's reaping rewards, including medals, for many of our athletes.
Rugby, politics and historical amnesia
South Africans supporting visiting NZ Zealand rugby teams took root as an expression of defiance against apartheid.
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Professor, Econometrics and Business Statistics
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology
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Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Pedagogy
Associate Professor of Sociology
Doctoral Researcher, BehaviourWorks Australia, MSDI
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Lead researcher, Sport Inclusion Project, Behavioural Science Laboratory
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