Richard Cashman

Richard Cashman

Richard Cashman is an adjunct professor in the school of leisure, sport and tourism at the University of Technology, Sydney, and is involved in the UTS Olympic program. His books include Sport in the National Imagination (Walla Walla Press) and Staging the Olympics (UNSW Press).


Richard Cashman


Walla Walla Press


ABC The Sports Factor

The Athlete as Political Activist!

Is Henry Olonga and Andy Flower's protest against Robert Mugabe at the World Cricket Cup the bravest act in sport since the famous black salute by Tommie Smith and John Carlos at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico? We ask former Olympian and politician, Ric Charlesworth;, sports historian and author Richard Cashman and sportswriter Martin Flanagan.


Martin Flanagan
Sportswriter and author

Richard Cashman
Author of Sport In The National Imagination

Ric Charlesworth
Five-time Olympian and former Federal politician


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