The theme of the BASES Student Conference 2020, is “Equality, Diversity and Overcoming Adversity in Sport and Exercise Science”. Equality and Diversity is surely one of the key (discussion) topics of this generation and the decisions made today will have long-lasting and far-reaching implications (consequences) for the future. Spanning the normal echelons of society, in elite, recreationally active, sedentary, populations and those in disability sport, issues around gender, homophobia, racism, accessibility to physical activity provision, nutritional advice, and inclusity are never far away. Sport should be a beacon for equality and diversity and for overcoming adversity and this is reflected in our proposed theme.
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