STREAM
BEING HUMAN Conversation

DATE
17 JANUARY 2017

LOCATION
THE ETHICS CENTRE

Does sport breed showmanship?

Former Essendon coach James Hird shares his side of the doping scandal that gripped Australia

Former Essendon coach James Hird gave his one and only interview to Tracey Holmes on Sunday 17 January, opening up on the AFL doping scandal and ethics in sport. After the live broadcast, the audience asked their own questions.

There is a transcript available of the full Q&A session.

(Please note the sound quality is poor.)

Catch up

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Who is it for?


  • THE COUCH COACH
  • THE GOOD SPORT
  • THE SKEPTIC
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What you'll take away


  • 01AN APPRECIATION FOR GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP
  • 02AN UNDERSTANDING OF HOW CORRUPTION FESTERS
  • 03INSIGHTS INTO A TIGHTLY-GUARDED INDUSTRY
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Things to think about


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