An International Qualitative Research Study

Examining the Bare Facts of LGBTQ+ Allyship Among Male Athletes


 Athletes foR Action:

 Masculinity, Allyship and Sport


This new qualitative research project, led by Leeds Beckett University in the UK and University of Calgary in Canada, will explore and evaluate various critical aspects of the Worldwide Roar; an innovative, immersive approach to promoting healthy masculinities and allyship in sport.

To find out more about the project and participating, like what you’ll be asked to do, how your information will be used and how we will protect your confidentiality, check out the Participant Information here...


About US

The study is jointly headed by Prof. Brendan Gough of Leeds Beckett University, UK and Dr. Michael Kehler, of University of Calgary, Canada. The researcher on the project is Dr. Adam Lowe, also of Leeds Beckett University, UK.

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