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Sports Think Tank

Sports Think Tank

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The 'bank of Mum & Dad' & Govt. sports policy - Initiative trumping strategy?

Posted: Mon, 02 Apr 2012 10:47

Regular readers of my blog at cowanglobal.com will know that I frequently return to the topic of strategy for the development sport and the ineptitude of consecutive governments on the subject.

However, as with all aspects of life there are also a number of apparently non sporting government decisions which will have a significant effect on grass roots sport and its ability to grow – or even stand still. As any half-way competent strategist will tell you 'cause and effect' should always be considered as.. Read More »

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