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Crowdfunding and the future of Gymnastics Australia

Posted July 3, 2013 by Connor Wright

With their National Championships taking place at the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre from 7 – 18 July, Gymnastics Australia (GA) has turned to crowdfunding to support this event and raise awareness about their sport. In an interview with SBI, Mark Rendell, the CEO of GA, offered his insights into not only this latest crowdfunding initiative, but the current and future goals of GA, as well as the need to balance funding between participation and elite levels with the Commonwealth and Olympic Games coming up in the near future.

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Tour’s a ratings success for SBS, but love affair about to be fully tested

Posted July 13, 2012 by David Culbert

Will Australians still care about Tour de France when Cadel Evans tumbles from contention? David Culbert believes they will

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Meet the IOC: ‘Undemocratic secretly elected group of ultra elite men’

Posted July 17, 2012 by Sports Business Insider

Andrew Jennings, author of The Lords of The Rings, profiles the Olympic powerbrokers who will spend the London Games in priority traffic lanes and the lap of luxury

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Opinion: New dawn for women at Olympics but many are still treated as second class citizens

Posted July 20, 2012 by Emma Sherry

 More countries and sports are embracing female Olympians than ever before, but the Australian basketball debacle shows we’re a long way from having fixed gender discrimination, says Emma Sherry

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David Culbert: Athletics Australia’s Olympic-sized PR disaster over LaCaze

Posted June 18, 2012 by David Culbert

‘AA tarnished their own reputations, the brand of the organisation they direct and with it the faith of the entire athletics community in the space of 24 hours’

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