Event Title

Relationships of Olympic Athletes at the Games: Media Vs. Research Reports

Presenter Information

Cheyenne Hosseini

Presentation Type

Poster Presentation

College

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Major

Psychology

Location

Event Center B

Faculty Mentor

Dr. Kelly Campbell

Start Date

2-27-2013 10:10 AM

End Date

2-27-2013 6:00 PM

Abstract

This presentation will compare the relationships of Olympic athletes from two perspectives, media and research. Recent reports indicated that once athletes are staying in Olympic Village, sexual encounters are abundant. A majority of athletes reported being exclusively focused on their sport, although a small number commented on prospective romantic.

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Feb 27th, 10:10 AM Feb 27th, 6:00 PM

Relationships of Olympic Athletes at the Games: Media Vs. Research Reports

Event Center B

This presentation will compare the relationships of Olympic athletes from two perspectives, media and research. Recent reports indicated that once athletes are staying in Olympic Village, sexual encounters are abundant. A majority of athletes reported being exclusively focused on their sport, although a small number commented on prospective romantic.