The Journey of a Hero-Athlete

By Dr. Tomi Wahlström | I wrote my dissertation over 20 years ago about the hero’s journey as a leadership model. This model was based on...

The Impact of Social Media in Sports

By Chenghao Ma | The rising of mobile phone users and social media has changed the way we look at variety things in today’s society,...

Emotional Intelligence and Stoicism in Sports

By Dr. Tomi Wahlström | Much has been written about the importance of emotional intelligence lately. This is as important in sports as it is in...

Tartan Tradition

By Dr. Sandra Geringer | Hilton Head Island (HHI) is my happy place. I first visited HHI when my high school tennis coach encouraged me...

Sports x Film Series: Soccer and Hollywood Team Up to Score Big

By Daniel Bertorelli Soccer is the most popular sport in the world, with an estimated 4 billion fans, more than half of the world population,...

Mental Health and Sports

By Dr. Tomi Wahlström | As a former clinician and psychotherapist I have always been interested in the relationship between mental health and sports. It is...

The Social Evolution of Athletes

By Charles Freeman | Professional athletes have always been widely viewed as role models and a source of inspiration for those who aspire to a...

Peace and Sport Proves its Worth in Tackling Global Issues

By Nancy Gillen | I didn't quite know what to expect from the 11th edition of the Peace and Sport Forum, this year held on...

The Rut

By Michael R. Salinas | Many athletes will talk about that game, match, tournament, or event in which they were in their zone and anything...

FIFA Fines World Cup Host Russia for Discriminatory Banner

By Liam Morgan | FIFA has fined World Cup host nation Russia $10,000 after fans displayed a discriminatory banner during the Group A defeat to...

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