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OOTC – 004 – Sports and the effect it has on society

Sport plays a large part in society and what people see as acceptable. In this episode, we explore the varying ways professional sports influences on society and the effects it has when societies standards aren't met in sport today

Sports and the effect it has on society

 

Sport plays a large part in society and what people see as acceptable. In this episode, we explore the varying ways professional sports influences on society and the effects it has when societies standards aren’t meet within pro sports.

What is the act of toughness on the sporting field, hitting someone illegally or attack the play with vigour and strength, lately some actions have been out of line, but the governing bodies have not taken the action of society and the lower grade’s competition?

 

Society

This image is the aftermath of Tom Bugg striking Callum Mills, Bugg struck Mills behind the play and was suspended for 6 weeks, is that a standard that society is ok with?

 

UFC has changed the way young men fight in public, it used to be if you hit someone and they hit the ground that’s it all over not now is UFC the instigator in this?

 

 

There are a couple of sport’s that come to mind that doesn’t question the integrity and that is Darts, Tennis and Netball.

 

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Peter George

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