Author Archives: Katia

The World’s Most Charitable Athletes – Part 2

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We continue our look at famous sporting personalities who regularly support charities with names such as, Peyton Manning, Alex Smith and Tom Brady. There are are fair share of well-paid sports players that hug the high life and enjoy spending all their money on frivolous things. However, there are certain athletes that realize that their […]

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The World’s Most Charitable Athletes – Part 1

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There is no secret that many top sports stars get paid an extraordinary amount of money, some might say even ludicrous. But for the majority of professional sportsmen and sportswomen who are content to shun the limelight there are others who love to be on a par with the top celebrities in the world. But […]

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The Mental Benefits of Sport – Part 1

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There are many reasons why people take up playing sport, whether you want to keep fit, spend time outdoors with friends and family, or just to enjoy competition. It is well known that participating in sport is great at so many levels. Concerning the health aspect of sport then nobody can argue that keeping fit […]

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Audience Participation in Sport – Part 3

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The concluding part of our blog on fan participation in sport looks at two relatively passive sports that have a fanatical following. Baseball and cricket are similar in a lot of respects, both are played over a long time period and both there are plenty of times that really not very much is happening. Perhaps […]

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Audience Participation in Sport – Part 2

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The second part of our blog looking into the participation different audiences have with their particular sport moves on from International sport to local sport. Believe it or not, fans cheering their local teams can be more passionate than fans cheering their nations. The feeling of belonging to a local community and the bonds that […]

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Audience Participation in Sport – Part 1

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It is well known that sport is a way of bringing people together and just about every sport in the world has a loyal following. Nothing brings a local community or nation together more than sporting occasions, and the grander they are the more impact they have. In this blog we look at different sports […]

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Sport for All Initiative

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There are many cultural initiatives that are aided by sport, and one great sporting initiative run in the United States is Sport for All. Sport for All pretty much describes what the whole initiative is all about, it is an initiative to drive every American to benefit through sport. Sports do not just benefit with […]

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The Culture and Sport Evidence Program

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There has been a growing trend all over the world to use sport as a vehicle to drive change for the better. The causes to benefit from sporting initiatives range from the environment, cultural exchange, health, recycling and a raft of other well deserving themes. It is no surprise that sport is leading the way […]

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Sporting Charities Around the World – Part 2

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The second part of our blog to uncover different sporting charities around the world looks at even more great charitable organizations who through sport offer help and support to those who cannot sometimes help themselves. Ball for All Ball for All is a charitable organization that has been set up to give aid to children […]

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