Peer-Reviewed Publications

Leisure Constraints and Sport Development for Women in Regional Communities: A Case Study to Inform Participant-Centred Sport Development Initiatives.
Rich, K. A., Nicholson, M., Randle, E., Staley, K., O’Halloran, P., Belski, R., Kappelides, P., & Donaldson, A. (in press). Leisure Constraints and Sport Development for Women in Regional Communities: A Case Study to Inform Participant-Centred Sport Development Initiatives. Submitted to Leisure Sciences
 

Book Chapters

Community Centres as Spaces for Sport, Recreation, and Resiliency: The Case of the Trout Creek Community Centre.
Rich, K. A., Misener, L, and the Trout Creek Community Centre Board. (2017). Community Centres as Spaces for Sport, Recreation, and Resiliency: The Case of the Trout Creek Community Centre. In L. Brinklow & R. Gibson (Eds.), Building Community Resilience: From Black Horses to White Steeds (pp. 109-131). Charlottetown, PE: Island Studies Press.
From Canada with Love: Human Rights, Soft Power, and the Pridehouse Movement.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2017). From Canada with Love: Human Rights, Soft Power, and the Pridehouse Movement. In C. Esherick, B. Baker, S. Jackson, & M. Sam (Eds.), Case Studies in Sport Diplomacy. Morgantown, WV: Fit Publishing.
Urban Sport in Canada.
Misener, L. & Rich, K. A., (in press). Urban Sport in Canada. In K. Gilbert & K. McPherson, Urban Sports Development. Commonground Publishing.
Sport for Community Development.
Doherty, A. & Rich, K. A. (2015). Sport for Community Development. In M. Bowers & M. Dixon (Eds.), Sport Management: An Exploration of the Field and its Value. Sagamore.
 

Published Reviews

An Olympic Legacy for all? The Non-Infrastructural legacies of the Olympic Games for Socially Excluded Groups (Atlanta 1996-Beijing 2008)
Minnaert, L. (2012). An Olympic Legacy for all? The Non-Infrastructural legacies of the Olympic Games for Socially Excluded Groups (Atlanta 1996-Beijing 2008). Tourism Management, 33(2), 361-370. Reviewed by Rich, K. A., for Olympika: The International Journal of Olympic Studies, 22(1).
 

Scholarly Presentations

Rural Hockey Heroes: What Happens when you Challenge the Dominant Narrative of #HumboldtStrong?
Rich, K. A., & Pegoraro, A. (2018). Rural Hockey Heroes: What Happens when you Challenge the Dominant Narrative of #HumboldtStrong?. Presented Paper at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Conference, Vancouver, BC.
Resisting, Reproducing, and Recreation Rurality Through Leisure: Insights From Rural Canada.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2018). Resisting, reproducing, and recreation rurality through leisure: Insights from rural Canada. Accepted for the International Sociological Association Conference, Toronto, Canada.
Playing on the Periphery: Troubling Sport Policy, Systemic Exclusion, and the Place of Rural Sport in Canada.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2018). Playing on the periphery: Troubling sport policy, systemic exclusion, and the place of rural sport in Canada. Accepted for the Leisure Studies Association Conference, Bath, UK.
Putting the “Social” in Social Change: Moving Forward in Research and Practice of Managing Sport for Social Change.
Rich, K. A., & Misener, L. (2018). Putting the “Social” in Social Change: Moving Forward in Research and Practice of Managing Sport for Social Change. Accepted for the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Halifax, NS.
Managing Sport and Recreation In and For Communities.
Rich, K. A., Misener, L., & the Municipality of Powassan Recreation Committee (2017). Managing Sport and Recreation In and For Communities. Presented Paper at the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation Conference, Nelson, BC.
Leisure Constraints as a Generative and Analytical Framework for Community Sport Development: A Case Study of Stand Up Paddle Boarding for Regional Women.
Rich, K. A., Randle, E., Nicholson, M., Staley, K., O’Halloran, P., Belski, R., Kappelides, P., & Donaldson, A. (2017). Leisure Constraints as a Generative and Analytical Framework for Community Sport Development: A Case Study of Stand Up Paddle Boarding for Regional Women. Presented Paper at the Leisure Studies Association Conference, Leeds, UK.
Contextualizing Rural Community Recreation: Insights from Powassan, Ontario.
Rich, K. A., & Misener, L. (2017). Contextualizing Rural Community Recreation: Insights from Powassan, Ontario. Presented Paper at the Canadian Congress on Leisure Research, Kitchener, ON.
From Canada with Love: Sexual Rights, Soft Power, and the Pridehouse Movement.
Rich, K. A., & Misener, L. (2016). From Canada with Love: Sexual Rights, Soft Power, and the Pridehouse Movement. Presented Paper at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Conference, Tampa, FL.
Locating Sport and Recreation in Rural Community Development.
Rich, K. A., Misener, L., & the Municipality of Powassan Recreation Committee (2016). Locating Sport and Recreation in Rural Community Development. Presented Paper at the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation Conference, Guelph, ON.
Sport, Recreation, and Rural Youth in Context.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2016). Sport, Recreation, and Rural Youth in Context. Presented Paper at the Rural Sociological Society Conference, Toronto, ON.
Cheers and Queers: Leveraging Sport Events for LGBTQ Communities.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2016). Cheers and Queers: Leveraging Sport Events for LGBTQ Communities. Presented Paper at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Orlando, FL.
The Trout Creek Community Centre: A Space for Sport, Recreation, and Resiliency.
Rich, K. A., Misener, L., & the Trout Creek Community Centre Board (2015). The Trout Creek Community Centre: A Space for Sport, Recreation, and Resiliency. Presented Paper at the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation Conference, Summerside, PE.
Mega events with small town outcomes?: Diverse perspectives from non-host communities.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2015). Mega events with small town outcomes?: Diverse perspectives from non-host communities. Presented Paper at Pan American Sport and Exercise Summit, Toronto, ON.
Locating Sport and Recreation Policy in Rural Community Development
Rich, K. A., Braimoh, F., & Misener, L. (2015). Locating Sport and Recreation Policy in Rural Community Development. Presented Paper at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Ottawa, ON.
Social Impacts of Large Scale Multi-Sport Events for Rural Non-Host Communities: A Preliminary Investigation.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2014). Social Impacts of Large Scale Multi-Sport Events for Rural Non-Host Communities: A Preliminary Investigation. Presented Paper at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Conference, Portland, OR.
A Preliminary Framework for Understanding the Role of Sport and Recreation in Rural Canadian Communities.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2014). A Preliminary Framework for Understanding the Role of Sport and Recreation in Rural Canadian Communities. Presented Paper at the Leisure Studies Association Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Examining the Complexities of Managing Local Sport for Development.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2014). Examining the Complexities of Managing Local Sport for Development. Presented Paper at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.
Separate but equal? An assessment of awareness and attitudes toward disability and para sport at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Paradis, K. F., Misener, L., Rich, K. A., McPherson, G., McGillivray, D., & Legg, D. (2014). Separate but equal? An assessment of awareness and attitudes toward disability and para sport at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Presented Paper at the Canadian Society for Psychomotor Learning and Sport Psychology Conference, London, ON.
Inclusive Sport in the Canadian Context.
Rich, K. A., Misener, L., & Giles, A.R. (2014). Inclusive Sport in the Canadian Context. Presented Paper at the Tri-University Conference, Western University, London, ON.
Examining the Integrative Potential of a Participatory Sport Events for Newcomers to Canada.
Rich, K. A. & Misener, L. (2013). Examining the Integrative Potential of a Participatory Sport Events for Newcomers to Canada. Presented Paper at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Conference, Quebec City, QC.
Symposium Synthesis and Wrap Up Discussant.
Rich, K. A. (2013). Symposium Synthesis and Wrap Up Discussant. New Rural Economy Research Symposium hosted by the Rural Development Institute at the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation Conference in Thunder Bay, ON.
Boozing, brawling, and community building: Sport-facilitated community development in a rural Ontario community
Rich, K. A., & Bean, C., & Apramian, Z. (2013). Boozing, brawling, and community building: Sport-facilitated community development in a rural Ontario community. Presented at the International Society for the Sociology of Sport Conference, Vancouver, BC.
Bridging Waters of Sport Management and Critical Whiteness to Examine Cultural Safety Training for Instructors of the Canadian Red Cross’ Swimming and Water Safety Program.
Rich, K. A. & Giles, A. R. (2013). Bridging Waters of Sport Management and Critical Whiteness to Examine Cultural Safety Training for Instructors of the Canadian Red Cross’ Swimming and Water Safety Program. Presented at the Canadian Sociology Association Conference at Congress, Victoria, BC.
Examining culture in the Canadian Red Cross’ Swimming and Water Safety Program.
Rich, K. & Giles, A. R. (2012). Examining culture in the Canadian Red Cross’ Swimming and Water Safety Program. Presented at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Conference, New Orleans, LA.
 

Panel/Symposia/Workshops/Sessions

Cultural Safety for Camp Programmers and Administrators.
Rich, K. A. (2019). Cultural Safety for Camp Programmers and Administrators. Workshop facilitated for the Ontario Camps Association Annual Conference, Markham, ON.
Rural Sport: Context, processes, and outcomes.
Rich, K. A., & Adams, C. (2018). Rural Sport: Context, processes, and outcomes. Session organized for the North American Sociology of Sport Conference, Vancouver, BC.
Understanding and Improving Capacity within Diverse Community Contexts and Organizations.
Rich, K. A., Kope, J., & Wenninger, D. (2018). Understanding and Improving Capacity within Diverse Community Contexts and Organizations. Workshop facilitated for Gathering Strength: Framework for Recreation in Canada 2018 hosted by Saskatchewan Parks and Recreation Associate, Regina, SK.
Embodied Learning: Engaging Bodies through Film.
Rosenthal, M., van Ingen, C., Adams, M. L., Mills, C., Rich, K. A., & Liao, J. (2017). Embodied Learning: Engaging Bodies through Film. Panel presentation for the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Conference, Windsor, ON.
Getting Some Action: Building Sport Management Theory and Practice through Action Research.
Chalip, L., Green, B., Misener, R., Taks, M., & Rich, K. A. (2017). Getting Some Action: Building Sport Management Theory and Practice through Action Research. Symposium at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Denver, CO.
Critical Conversations About Qualitative Research in Sport Management.
Singer, J. N., Shaw, S., Hoeber, L., Walker, N., Rich, K. A., & Agyemang, K. (2017). Critical Conversations About Qualitative Research in Sport Management. Symposium at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Denver, CO.
Moving from Research Idea to Research Agenda: How to Develop Your Research Road Map as a Graduate Student.
Musser, A., Smith, N., Rich, K. A. & Wasser, K. (2016). Moving from Research Idea to Research Agenda: How to Develop Your Research Road Map as a Graduate Student. Symposium at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Orlando, FL.