Akabusi on Athlete Transition

By Jacque Talbot Athlete turned motivational speaker, Kriss Akabusi MBE, who won gold medals for 400 metres at the World, European and Commonwealth Championships as well as silver and bronze at the Olympic Games, spoke to the SPTT’s Jacque Talbot about making the transition from the world of sport onto new ventures.   Amid the[…]

Addressing underrepresentation with action: The Sports People’s Think Tank at Soccerex 2017

By Jacque Talbot & Ola Fisayo   The Sports Peoples Think Tank held a panel at Soccerex 2017 in Manchester, with Leon Mann posing questions to Manchester United ambassador Andy Cole, broadcast journalist Jessica Creighton, Derby County ambassador Michael Johnson, and Dr Steven Bradbury of Loughborough University regarding the underrepresentation of BAME individuals in football[…]