Welcome to the Research page of the Blog! Here you will find posts related to sport industry research. These posts share the latest research or outcomes of research with industry partners. If you are interested in submitting a blog about an industry partnership, please contact Jillian McNiff.

Successful Golf Management Programs – what makes them so?
by: Dr. Matt Walker, Texas A&M University

Dr. Walker discusses the research partnership between the PGA and Texas A&M to evalute delivery and impact of Golf Management University program.

Debate: are eSports sport?
by Drs. Jenny, Manning, Keiper, and Olrich

The authors debate whether eSport is “sport” and if defining it as such even matters.

Social Media and the Olympic Games: Lessons Learned in London; Looking Ahead to Rio
by: Dr. Andrea Geurin, New York University

Dr. Geurin shares her research on social media use at the Olympic Games.