International Centre for Olympic Studies
  • The International Centre for Olympic Studies

    The primary mission of the International Centre for Olympic Studies at Western University is the generation and dissemination of academic scholarship focused specifically on the socio-cultural study of the Olympic Games and the Olympic Movement.

ICOS RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

Gerald Ford ProjectGerald Ford and the 1978 Amateur Sport Act

The role of interim U.S. President Gerald Ford in the development of the 1978 Amateur Sports Act.


Miracle on Ice The 'Miracle on Ice' and Professional Hockey

The implications of Olympic hockey's "miracle on ice" for the development of professional hockey.


Beijing 2008 Olympic EducationBeijing 2008 Olympic Education

Investigating the durability of Olympic Education Programs for the 2008 Beijing Olympics


South African Olympic ParticipationAvery Brundage and South African Olympic Diplomacy

Avery Brundage's views on South Africa's Olympic participation, 1950-1968


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ICOS COLLECTIONS

Brundage Collection

Avery Brundage Collection

Worrall Collection

James Worrall Collection

Lenskyj Collection

Helen Lenskyj Research Files