Welcome to the American Sports Institute
—Vision and Perspective

The American Sports Institute is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization (NGO), cultural, and educational center for theory, research, development, service, and training in sport culture, physical activity, and wellness as personal and social transformative processes and practices.

The vision of the American Sports Institute is to enable individuals and social institutions everywhere to realize their full potential through the reintegration of the body with the mind and spirit, and by reinstating physical activity and the physical domain to equal  More»


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Physical activity is a protective factor (for Alzheimer’s disease). Healthy eating is associated with reduced risk, and particularly the Mediterranean diet or closely related diets.

—Professor Laura Middleton
University of Waterloo