Tom Farrey

Tom Farrey is an Emmy Award-winning correspondent for ESPN and the author of Game On: The All-American Race to Make Champions of Our Children. He was honored in 2007 as one the 100 Most Influential Sports Educators in America by the Institute for International Sport at the University of Rhode Island. Farrey is also director of the Aspen Institute’s new Sports and Society program, a vehicle for convening leaders and fostering dialogue around topics of critical importance. The program helps inspire solutions to major issues so that sport can serve the public interest, starting with the health needs of children and communities.

Videos/Audio of Tom Farrey

The NCAA is beset with scandals, anti-trust lawsuits, calls for reform, and manic conference hopping—all signs that... See more
Football is America’s most popular game, underwritten by communities and schools everywhere. But even NFL veterans are... See more
Introduced to schools more than a century ago as a tool of nation building, youth sport now sits at a crossroads, amid... See more
An Olympic gold-medalist, a national college basketball star, and a professional sport team owner discuss how Title IX... See more