Women’s ski jumping and Olympic programme inclusion

Patel, S., 2010. Women’s ski jumping and Olympic programme inclusion. World Sports Law Report, 8 (7), pp. 2-4. ISSN 1742-0040

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Abstract

A group of female ski jumpers took legal action against the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, alleging that its failure to include a women’s ski jumping event amounted to a breach of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Seema Patel, a Lecturer in Sports Law and Management with Nottingham Trent University, examines the International Olympic Committee’s criteria for inclusion in the Olympics, the exceptions that exist for traditional Olympic events and the current status of the appeal.

Item Type: Journal article
Publication Title: World Sports Law Report
Creators: Patel, S.
Publisher: Cecile Park Publishing Ltd
Place of Publication: London
Date: 2010
Volume: 8
Number: 7
ISSN: 1742-0040
Divisions: Schools > Nottingham Law School
Depositing User: EPrints Services
Date Added: 28 Oct 2015 10:33
Last Modified: 24 Mar 2016 11:26
URI: http://irep.ntu.ac.uk/id/eprint/25855

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