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Tuesday, November 24 • 12:30 - 14:15
B13: Developing collective academic scholarship using research in the Malmo Youth Sport Study (MYSS), the Western Cape Sport School Study (WCSSS), and EDU-Health, specifically exploring the possibilities for comprehensive national and international resear

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Establishing a research collaboration between four universities in Sweden, two in South Africa, one in Australia and one in Norway. The basis for the comparative research is Sport and School, addressing two social fields that logically have no connections, but combined represent a rather large and very popular part of the school system in the different countries. The collaboration builds on comparisons between local youth sport schools, and between ordinary schools, studying the role of sport in countries with very different societal prerequisites.

Keywords: Sport School, the school subject of Sport, competition sport


Katarina Lundin

Associate Professor, Lund University
I would be happy to discuss everything that concerns linguistic aspects and perspectives in sports contexts.
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Lloyd Leach

University of the Western Cape

Tomas Peterson

Malmö University

Katarina Schenker

Associate professor, Linnaeus University
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Anna Melin

Associate Professor, Linnaeus University
I am a clinical nutritionist and my research is mainly focused on prevention, early detection and treatment of relative energy deficiency in athletes with or without eating disorders- Furthermore, the physiological consequences of relative energy deficiency in athletes including reproductive... Read More →
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Susanne Linnér


Per Wollmer

Lund University
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Ricardo Siljeur

Founder, The Run Lab SA
I am a Biokineticist and Sport Scientist that specializes in youth sports conditioning and talent identification. Currently, completing my masters and will become a PhD candidate at the University of the Western Cape researching talent identification in soccer. Played soccer and baseball... Read More →

Tuesday November 24, 2020 12:30 - 14:15 CET
Zoom Room C