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Industry Resources

For Earth Day 2020, our team and our friends at the Green Sports Alliance collated the Top 50 Digital Resources in Sport Ecology, one for each year we've celebrated Earth Day. The list was so well received that we decided to keep it up permanently on our website. We encourage you to visit the sites of the organizations that produced these resources, as they frequently post updates and newer copies.  

Note: The Sport Ecology Group does not own the copyright nor the intellectual property for all these items. We share them using original hyperlinks and direct readers to the source organizations with any further questions.

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Australian Conservation Federation

Vicious Cycle: Climate Change, Extreme Heat, and the Tour Down Under

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Ealing Cricket Club: Case Study


Council for Responsible Sport

Guide to Hosting Radically Responsible Events

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Green Sports Alliance

Playing for our Planet: How Sports Win From Being Sustainable

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Green Sports Alliance

Greener Cleaning Playbook

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International Ice Hockey Federation

Manual for Sustainable Events

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International Organization for Standardization

Sustainable events with

ISO 20121

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Ministère des Sports & WWF

Compendium of Experiences

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Natural Resources Defense Council

Champions of Game Day Food


Natural Resources Defense Council

A Guide to Composting at Sports Venues

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The Sport Ecology Group

Teaching Sport & Climate

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The Sport Ecology Group

Sport Ecology: Conceptualizing an Emerging Subdiscipline Within Sport Management

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Sport England

Sport Club Energy Calculator

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The Sustainability Report

Sustainability Report Podcast

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UBC Centre for Sport Sustainability

Sport, Legacy and Sustainability: Is it Worth It?

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Urban Sustainability Directors Network

Best-Practice Guidebook


Volvo Ocean Race

Turn the Tide on Plastic at Sporting Events

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Hit for Six: The Impact of Climate Change on Cricket

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Wimbledon: Case Study

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The Climate Coalition

Game Changer: How Climate Change is Impacting Sports in the UK

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Green Sports Alliance

Paper Use Playbook

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Green Sports Alliance

WaterSense at Work

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International Olympic Committee

Sustainable Sourcing in Sport

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International Union for the Conservation of Nature

Mitigating Biodiversity Impacts of New Sports Venues

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MIT Sloane Sports Analytics Conference

Green is Good: The Role of Sustainability in Sports


Natural Resources Defense Council

Guide to Recycling Green Teams at Sport Venues

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Protect Our Winters

Economic Contributions of Winter Sports in a Changing Climate

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The Sport Ecology Group

The Reading List 2019

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The Sport Ecology Group

10 Things You Should Know About Sport & Climate

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Sport Positive

EPL Sustainability Table

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Sustainable Innovation in Sport

Sustainable Mobility in Sports

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UEFA 2016 France Sustainability Report

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USA Triathlon

Sustainable Event Guide

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Waste Management Phoenix Open

Sustainability Report 2019

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Arsenal: A Case Study


City of Eugene

Travel Emissions Calculator

Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Circular Economy Webinar

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Green Sports Alliance

Fan Engagement Playbook

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International Academy of Sport Science and Technology

Sustainable Sport and Event Toolkit (SSET)

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International Olympic Committee

Introduction to Sustainability

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Michael Monak 

Sea Level Rise and Surfing: Will Waves Survive?


Natural Resources Defense Council

Game Changer: How the Sports Industry is Saving the Environment


Natural Resources Defense Council

Collegiate Game Changers: How Campus Sport is Going Green


Special Olympics USA

Sustainability Playbook & Toolkit

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The Sport Ecology Group

Climate Champions Podcast

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The Sport Ecology Group and Green Sports Alliance

Earth Day 2020 Webinar Series

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Sustainability and Sport International

Webinar on Watersport and Sustainability

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Sustainable Innovation in Sport

The Role of Sustainability in Sport: An Unparalleled Opportunity

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Sport for Climate Action Framework


Volvo Ocean Race

Sustainability Report


drought field

Climate Risk Assessment (Orr 2022)

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