About NASSH

The purpose of the North American Society for Sport History (NASSH) is to promote, stimulate, and encourage study and research and writing of the history of sport; to support and cooperate with local, national, and international organizations having the same purpose. NASSH is committed to the promotion of research in and teaching of the history of sport, exercise and physical activity through our annual convention and our internationally renowned Journal of Sport History. NASSH members can be found in all corners of the globe and the society welcomes members of the increasing number of sport history organizations to its website. NASSH is committed to sharing ideas and information about the study of sport and exercise across time and space and in diverse historical contexts.