Here you can find all of the recorded online seminar sessions that have taken place as part of The Centre for Child Protection and Safeguarding in Sport (CPSS) annual seminar series.

Bullying in youth sport: Definitions, prevalence and prevention

Date: Wednesday 8 March 2023

Speaker: Professor Miguel Nery, Universidade Europeia (Lisboa), Lisbon, Portugal

Engaging young athletes in ‘safe sport’ initiatives

Date: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Speaker: Dr Laura Purdy, Edge Hill University

Exploring the Wellbeing of Professional Academy Footballers

Date: Wednesday 11 May 2022
Speaker: Dr Jimmy O’Gorman, Edge Hill University and CPSS

Instagram policies and the online abuse of elite women in strength sports

Date: Wednesday 9 February 2022
Speaker: Dr Catherine Phipps, Southampton Solent University

Eyes Wide Open

Date: Wednesday 15 December 2021
Speaker: Claire Heafford, athlete activist, former elite gymnast and leading campaigner for change within gymnastics

Inaugural CPSS Seminar

Date: Wednesday 10 November 2021

(Part 1) The impact of gender on safeguarding and protecting athletes in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics
Dr Natalie Barker-Ruchti, Öbrero University, Sweden

(Part 2) Sexual discrimination and harassment in elite sports coaching
Professor Leanne Norman, Leeds Beckett University