Sport, Business and Management: Volume 5 Issue 1


An international journal

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The relationship between bullying and burnout: An empirical investigation of Turkish professional football players

Süleyman Murat Yildiz

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the relationship between bullying and burnout and its effect on professional football players. Although the effects of both…

Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games and national pride: An examination of differences between spectators and non-spectators

H. K. Leng, T. Y. Kuo, Grain Baysa-Pee, Josephine Tay

Singapore hosted the inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in 2010. Prior studies have shown that a country hosting a major sports event can raise the level of national…

Co-evolutionary processes and positive feedbacks in the growth of the ultimate fighting championships

Simon James Ford

In the late 2000s, the Ultimate Fighting Championships (UFC) emerged to become the dominant mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation, bringing the sport to mainstream…

Investigating organizational core values in NCAA athletic departments

Coyte Cooper, Erianne A Weight, Nick Fulton

The purpose of this paper is to survey National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I administrators (N=437) in the USA to identify the organizational values…

Followers’ personality, transformational leadership and performance

Emma Soane, Christina Butler, Emma Stanton

Effective leadership is important to performance in both organisational and sporting arenas. The authors theorised that follower personality would influence perceptions of…

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