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Behind the Mask: The making of adidas face covers!

Performance sportswear relies on innovation to stretch the possibilities of what athletes can achieve. That stretch of imagination is the core focus of the Advanced Concepts team. A specialized team of expert footwear and apparel designers, marketers, development and sport-scientists working together to catalyze the application of future-forward technologies to …

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BIGinSports podcast: Sexism in Sports ft. Arunava Chaudhuri!

In the latest BIGinSports podcast, Laura Luft, Patric Hoch and Arunava Chaudhuri discuss in the third episode the issue of sexism in sports. Listen to the BIGinSports podcast in Germany under: https://meinsportpodcast.de/mixed-sport/biginsports-podcast/der-sportstammtisch-spezial-george-floyd-rassismus-im-sport/ Sexismus im Sport? Der Darts-Experte im TV versteht nicht was Frauen bei einem professionellen Darts-Turnier zu suchen haben. …

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FIFA’s Sarai Bareman: Women’s football can come back bigger, stronger & even more popular!

This time last year, Sarai Bareman was excitedly preparing for the Final of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. Even then, on the eve of the showpiece match, FIFA’s Chief Women’s Football Officer knew that the tournament had smashed records, laying the foundation for a bright and exciting …

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New report highlights social & economic legacy left by 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup!

A new report, published today by the French Football Federation (FFF) and the Local Organising Committee for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019, has highlighted the positive social, economic and environmental benefits left by France 2019. Published one year since the USA beat the Netherlands to win a historic fourth …

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Adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee sanctions Markus Kattner!

The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee has found Markus Kattner, former FIFA Deputy Secretary General and Acting Secretary General, guilty of conflicts of interest and having abused his position, in violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics. The investigation into Mr Kattner covered various charges concerning bonus payments …

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