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FIFA unveils plans for biennial World Cup

World football governing body FIFA has today detailed its plans to reshaping the game's international calendar with a proposal to play the men's World Cup tournament every two…

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Sep 10, 2021 Events / Sport /

 
 

MKTG reveal 2021 Frontier survey findings on sport and entertainment sponsorship

MKTG Sports + Entertainment, part of dentsu Sports International, has today released the results of its global 2021 Frontier survey which reveals insights on the state of sponsorship in the…

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Sep 9, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Finance / Marketing / Sport /

 
 

Australian Sports Commission congratulates Australia’s Paralympians

Australian Sports Commission Chair Josephine Sukkar has congratulated Australia’s Paralympic team on a triumphant Tokyo Games noting “the toughest of Paralympic preparations has…

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Sep 6, 2021 Events / Sport /

 
 

World Economic Forum study identifies fitness as the most popular physical activity globally

A new global exploring attitudes to sport and exercise in 29 countries, has revealed that fitness is the world's most popular physical activity and that more than half of those surveyed…

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Sep 3, 2021 Fitness / Marketing / Sport / Wellness /

 
 

Submissions invited for Dunedin’s 2022 hosting of the World Leisure Congress

Set to be held in the New Zealand city of Dunedin from 12th to 16th December next year, the 17th World Leisure Congress 2022 is inviting special session and abstract presentation…

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Sep 3, 2021 Education / Environment / Recreation / Sport /

 
 

Walltopia releases flooring guide for climbing and active entertainment facilities

With sport climbing enjoying a rise in popularity in the wake of the Olympics, leading international climbing wall and active entertainment equipment manufacturer Walltopia has released a…

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Sep 3, 2021 Fitness / Recreation / Safety / Sport / Surfaces /

 
 

Online personalised tool focuses on key health outcomes for children

Focusing on key health outcomes for children - physical health, cognitive/academic abilities, and mental health and wellbeing - researchers at the University of South Australia and Murdoch…

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Aug 31, 2021 Fitness / Recreation / Sport / Wellness /

 
 

Australian sports bookmaker fined $60,000 for illegal gambling ads

An investigation by Liquor & Gaming NSW has resulted in Australian-owned Merlehan Bookmaking Pty Ltd, trading as TopSport, being fined $60,000 in the courts this week for posting…

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Aug 30, 2021 Events / Legal / Marketing / Sport /

 
 

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