Professor to give talk after Rio Olympics

PUBLISHED: 14:00 24 July 2016

Tansin Benn.

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A former university professor from Weston-super-Mare has been invited to give a talk at a prestigious convention after the 
Olympics.

Tansin Benn said the invitation to speak at the International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education’s convention in Rio, Brazil, was the greatest honour of her life.

She will speak about gender equality, religion, and culture in sport, which she has been working on for 20 years.


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