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Alcohol and sport: Sign the petition 

26th October 2016 •   posted in
The start of the State of Origin series in May brought the usual excitement and rivalry between Queensland and New South Wales. However, this year the former State of Origin great, Steve Ella, challenged the NRL about the saturation of alcohol advertising and sponsorship in sport. Ella wrote to Todd Greenberg, Chief Executive Officer of Read more..

Good Sports: A health promoting culture 

13th October 2016 •   posted in

Twenty years ago the Alcohol and Drug Foundation (ADF) responded to concern over underage drinking in sports clubs by working with clubs to develop their capacity to control the use of alcohol. Investigation highlighted that community sporting clubs used alcohol to raise revenue and as prizes for player performance (regardless of age).  Many clubs were Read more..

Local barbershop starts crowdfunding to become Everton FC main sponsor

7th June 2016 •   posted in
Sean & Sean, father and son and Everton fans for generations are aiming at replacing one of the longest running sponsorships in Premier League – the one between Everton FC and Chang Beer – with their barbershop The Barber Club. Read more: http://www.activeeurope.org/images/Outbid_Chang_-_When_a_local_barber_shop_stands_up_to_a_giant_beer_company_.pdf