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A-level PE - Unit 1: Participation in Sport and Recreation: Chapter 5

Resources to support A-level PE, Unit 1

Development of Competitive Sport


What students need to learn:

Festivals of sport :

  • Ancient, modern, popular recreations
  • The modern Olympic Games
  • International sports festivals

Emergence of ‘rational sport’ as a product of the Industrial Revolution:

20th century: 

21st century: 

Deviance in sport :

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Doping in Sports

Why do Athletes take drugs?

Doping in Sports
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