We are proud to introduce to you members of our HOPC Team who work hard behind the scenes to bring you the History of Physical Culture Library.  Members of our Team contribute from various parts of the world including Canada, United Kingdom, United States and Australia.

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Diane Robert David Gentle Peter Yates Gil Waldron Ron Tyrrell Laurie Smith
Diane Robert
Chief Librarian/
Site Admin
David Gentle,
acclaimed Historian
& Author
United Kingdom
Peter Yates
HOPC Editor In Chief
United States
Gil Waldron
Research Historian,
Library Co-Founder
United Kingdom
Ron Tyrrell
Historian &
United Kingdom
Laurie Smith
Historian &
Contributing Writer Australia
Chris Sticks  Bostick
Chris "Sticks"
HOPC Art Director
United States
Harry Hayfield
Harry Hayfield
Social Media Contributor
United Kingdom

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