Inside front cover: Editorial board/Aims & ScopeSport Management Review


Aims and scope

Sport Management Review is published as a service to sport industries worldwide. It is a multidisciplinary journal concerned with the management, marketing, and governance of sport at all levels and in all its manifestations – whether as an entertainment, a recreation, or an occupation. The journal encourages collaboration between scholars and practitioners. It welcomes submissions reporting research, new applications, advances in theory, and case studies. The language of publication is English. Submissions are peer reviewed, and should be directed to the journal’s online submission system:


Alison Doherty, Western University, London, ON, Canada

Associate Editor:

Danny O’Brien, Bond University, Australia

Reviews Editor:

George B. Cunningham, Texas A & M University, USA

Case Study Editor:

Pamm Phillips, Deakin University, Burwood, VIC, Australia

Book Reviews Editor:

Sally Shaw, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

Social Media Editor:

Pamela Wicker, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany

Editorial Board:

K. Babiak, University of Michigan, USA

C. Breuer, German Sport University Cologne, Germany

L. Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,


G. Cuskelly, Griffith University, Australia

M. Desbordes, Université Paris-Sud 11, France

G. Dickson, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand

A. Doherty, Western University, London, ON, Canada

P. Downward, Loughborough University, UK

S. Fairley, University of Queensland, Australia

L. Ferkins, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand

J. Fink, University of Connecticut, USA

D.C. Funk, Temple University, USA

B. Gerrard, University of Leeds, UK

C. Green, University of Texas at Austin, USA

B. Heere, University of South Carolina, USA

R. Hoye, La Trobe University, Australia

K. Kaplanidou, University of Florida, USA

S. Kerwin, Brock University, Canada

E. MacIntosh, University of Ottawa, Canada

D.S. Mason, University of Alberta, Canada

M. Nicholson, La Trobe University, Australia

M. Parent, University of Ottawa, Canada

H. Preuss, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz,


L. Robinson, University of Stirling, UK

D. Shilbury, Deakin University, Australia

T. Taylor, University Technology Sydney, Australia

K. Toohey, Griffith University, Australia

G.T. Trail, Seattle University, USA

L.A. Wenner, Loyola Marymount University, USA

Y. Inoue, University of Memphis, USA

Full guide for authors and Sport Management Review editorial policy can be found at: