Published by Little Brown, September 2017
This 12-page PDF, entitled ‘The Point of Sport’ forms a chapter in Mike Brearley’s forthcoming book ‘On Form’. It was delivered by Mike as the Club’s inaugural Sports Lecture at Lord’s in March 2017.
The Point of Sport (171Kb) Please note it may not be replicated without the permission of the author, but do ask for permission via the Club, particularly if you are an educator or coach.
Mike Brearley OBE (St John’s 1960-1963) captained Cambridge University, Middlesex and England. He captained his country in 31 of his 39 Test Matches, losing only four. He was the President of the MCC in 2007–08. Since his retirement from professional cricket he has pursued a career as a writer and psychoanalyst, serving as President of the British Psychoanalytical Society 2008–10. Previous publications include The Art of Captaincy: What Sport Teaches Us About Leadership (2015).
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Internationals and Olympians
A 12-page A5 booklet published in March 2017 covering five sports: Athletics, Cricket, Hockey, Rowing and Rugby Football Union
An A2 poster of All Olympians can be downloaded by clicking on the image. It is a list created by the University and updated by Hawks’ Club in March 2017
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