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Title: How sports get chosen for the Olympics
Author(s): Robinson, Leigh
Contact Email: leigh.robinson@stir.ac.uk
Issue Date: 28-Jul-2016
Date Deposited: 15-Dec-2016
Publisher: The Conversation Trust
Citation: Robinson L (2016) How sports get chosen for the Olympics. The Conversation. 28.07.2016. https://theconversation.com/how-sports-get-chosen-for-the-olympics-62917
Abstract: First paragraph: A spokesperson for the ancient sport of jousting recentlymade a casefor its inclusion in the Olympic Games based on the technical skills and physical prowess required to be successful. She suggested these were as high or higher than many sports already included in the programme. If only it was that simple.  Access this article on The Conversation website: https://theconversation.com/how-sports-get-chosen-for-the-olympics-62917
Type: Newspaper/Magazine Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/24703
URL: https://theconversation.com/how-sports-get-chosen-for-the-olympics-62917
Rights: The Conversation uses a Creative Commons Attribution NoDerivatives licence. You can republish their articles for free, online or in print. Licence information is available at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/
Affiliation: Sport
Licence URL(s): http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/

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