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30 October 2012

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Guy Osborn had the following chapter published ‘The Olympic Laws and the tensions and contradictions of promoting and preserving the Olympic Ideal’ in Girnigov, 2012, The London 2012 Olympics, Routledge (with Mark James)

As part of their ongoing research with JP Rossouw (see previous article and a previous visit to the Centre by JP), Steve Greenfield and Guy Osborn visited North West University in Potchefstroom, South Africa and took part in a workshop for sports coaches. 

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Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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