How much heat can sport handle?

Elite sport may be able to afford some adaptations to climate change, but the ability to respond at local sporting grounds is more questionable. Sport cannot go on as it has in Australia.

*This is the executive summary of a report – Sport and Climate Impacts: How much heat can sport handle? – published by The Climate Institute today. 

Climate change and extreme weather events threaten the viability of Australian sport as it’s currently played, either in the backyard, at local grounds or in professional tournaments.


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