Sport and Body Cultures Research Group

The Sport and Body Cultures research group (SBC) is a forum for researchers with a shared interest in the socio-cultural aspects of movement and body cultures, particularly within the context of sport, physical activity and dance.

About us

We recognise the significance of applying embodied approaches to the study of movement cultures and embrace an inter-disciplinary perspective.

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News and Events

We are involved in a range of research activities both in the UK and abroad.

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Embodied Thought of the Month

Our 'Embodied Thought of the Month' (ETM) addresses topics that we feel are interesting, relevant and important.

Read our latest 'Embodied Thought of the Month'



Our research interests are varied, and range from embodied practices and physical activity, to feminism and gender in sport.

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Publications by SBC members

Members of SBC have been actively publishing their work relating to embodied sport and movement cultures. 

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