Sport and Images of Masculinity: The Meaning of Relationships in the Life Course of “Elite” Male Athletes

@article{Drummond2002SportAI,
  title={Sport and Images of Masculinity: The Meaning of Relationships in the Life Course of “Elite” Male Athletes},
  author={M. Drummond},
  journal={The Journal of Men's Studies},
  year={2002},
  volume={10},
  pages={129 - 141}
}
  • M. Drummond
  • Published 2002
  • Psychology
  • The Journal of Men's Studies
This paper is based on a research project that investigated the social construction of masculinity in sports. Elite level male athletes from the sports of triathlon, surf lifesaving, and bodybuilding were interviewed in-depth to develop an understanding of the phenomenon of what it is like to be a man involved in sport and how it influences and impacts on other areas of their lives. The paper highlights the way in which sport, men, and relationships are uniquely interrelated. Specifically, men… Expand
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