Sociocultural perspectives on sport, friluftsliv and health
Photo: Dag Harald Jølle

Our research

Our research group focuses on social and cultural factors that shape sport, friluftliv and health-related activities. We aim to gain a deeper understanding of how people develop interest and engagement in different types of sport and friluftsliv practices and adopt a healthy lifestyle whereas others don’t. 

Our research covers a broad spectrum of areas ranging from friluftsliv-, outdoor- and nature-related topics to elite sport. Main focuses include 

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