Senior analyst and head of conference

Stanis Elsborg

Contributes to Play the Game's research and communication. Responsible for Play the Game's biennial conference.

+45 6177 4915

Twitter: @StanisElsborg

Stanis Elsborg (b. 1984) has worked for Play the Game since August 2019 as an analyst and head of the Play the Game conference.

He holds a Master of Science in Humanities and Social Sport Sciences from the University of Copenhagen specialising in the field of sport, politics and national identity.

He is also a guest lecturer at the Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports at the University of Copenhagen.

Received the Gerlev Award 2022. The Gerlev Award is given “for an effort which has particularly developed the qualities of sport or of the views on sport’s cultural position and possibilities. The award is given in order to encourage freedom of expression and democracy and to support initiatives that dare dispute the established sports political order.”

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