Engines Running: Reflecting on David Crawford's Review of Australian Sport

Introduction This has been a fascinating week for Australian sport. It started with Tiger Woods’ victory at the Australian Masters golf tournament and is ending with visceral debate about play, games, physical education and sport in Australian society. Although I have written two posts about the Independent Sport Panel’s Report I have been mindful of … Continue reading Engines Running: Reflecting on David Crawford's Review of Australian Sport

NESC Forum 2009: Wilma Shakespear and Michael Scott

The first session of day was introduced by Anne-Marie Harrison (Victorian Institute of Sport). She welcomed Wilma Shakespear and Michael Scott to their joint presentation providing an international perspective to the Forum. Wilma Shakespear discussed  her experiences at English Institute of Sport (EIS) and her global observations about high performance environments. She described her early … Continue reading NESC Forum 2009: Wilma Shakespear and Michael Scott