Milestones in the Histories of Sport and Physical Culture
Call for Papers – the 20th ISHPES CONGRESS | July 14-17, 2019 in Madrid, Spain

Abstract Deadline: March 10, 2019 | Please visit the ISHPES Congress site for full details

the International Society for the History of Physical Education and Sport

September 2019 President’s Report

Dear ISHPES Members, ISHPES was founded in 1989. That year the International Committee for the History of Physical Education and Sport (ICOSH) and the International Association for the History of Physical Education (HISPA) fused into one society. While at the beginning ISHPES was a very Eurocentric organization, its membership has meanwhile become increasingly international, as…

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Heather Dichter Wins 2019 ISHPES Award

At the Congress in Madrid, Spain, ISHPES honored Heather Dichter as the 2019 ISHPES Award winner. The American scholar Heather Dichter, PhD, is Associate Professor at the De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, where she teaches in the Leicester Castle Business School and is a member of the International Centre for Sports History and Culture.

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