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Sports fanatic? Fast-track your career with a sports science master's

Coming face to face with a hostile Steve Redgrave back in 1998 was one of the most intimidating moments of sports physiologist Steve Ingham’s career. He now leads a team of physiologists who work with “sports that hurt” within the English Institute of Sport (EIS), but he hasn’t forgotten his …

Kinesiology

Science is creating super-athletes — and making sports unrecognizable to previous generations

That's because "sports evolve over time," as Brooke Borel writes in the introduction to a discussion on TED.com of how science and technology are transforming sports.<p>As the three participants — "The Sports Gene" author David Epstein, former NFL punter Chris Kluwe, and sports biomechanics expert …

SportScience shows Aaron Gordon dunk would have medaled in 2012 Olympics high jump

Maybe Aaron Gordon should scrap the rest of the season in Orlando and get ready for Rio instead.<p>On Tuesday, SportScience host John Brenkus broke down Saturday’s slam dunk contest on ESPN, showing that when Gordon went under-both-legs over the Magic mascot, he reached a height of 7-foot-7 — which …

Basketball

5 Highly Impressive Facts about the Campaign power of This Girl Can

<b>5 Highly Impressive Facts about the Campaign power of This Girl Can</b><p>It’s been a full year since Sport England launched its highly successful This Girl …

Innovation Enterprise

Ooops... something went wrong!<p>Nicole Arzt<p>4 Things Employers Must Know About Millennial Employees<p>4 Things Employers Must Know About Millennial …

Big Data

​Is 3D Printing Going To Revolutionize Sports Equipment?

3D printing is one of most exciting emerging technologies around today. It allows products to be created from anywhere in the world without needing …

3D Printing

Innovations for Rio | Presentations

With Rio 2016 less than a year away, this presentation will share insight into the process used and some of the challenges faced in looking for a …

Innovation

Top 5 Sports Technology Trends For 2016

The fan is the best customer a business can have. They are passionate about the teams they follow and are willing to spend money on them even when …

Sports Technology

Diet debate: Are diet drinks a no-go?

<b>It's rare in life to have your cake and eat it. But are low-calorie sweeteners the guilt-free way to be naughty?</b><p>Nobody is going to claim that regularly drinking full-sugar pop is good for you with a 500ml bottle of cola containing around 200 calories.<p>But a diet version can come in at just the one …

Diabetes

Physiotherapy can transform the NHS and lives of older adults

Starting an exercise regime in your 70s or 80s may sound unusual. But for a growing number of older people it could help them hold on to their independence for longer, and reduce the pressure on families, carers and the health and social care system.<p>“There is a lot of evidence that physical …

Radiation Therapy

Sports physiotherapy: ensuring peak performance from players

When Laura Hanna first landed her job as a physiotherapist for England’s hockey teams, she admits she didn’t know much about the game. But 14 years’ pitchside watching the hockey elite play has remedied that.<p>Hanna is now physiotherapy manager for England and GB hockey – the sport’s governing bodies …

Physiotherapy

How to start a ... personal training business

The UK fitness industry is currently worth over £4bn – and that figure is climbing fast.<p>Get your paperwork in order<p>While (worryingly) you can legally advertise yourself as a personal trainer without any qualifications, most gyms require at least a level 3 personal training qualification. Personal …

Small Business

The Mind of Michael Jordan (the psychology of an obsessed winner)

Food For Thought – Sports Psychology and Nutrition

We all know that nutrition helps the body complete the tasks we set for it, but does it also influence cognitive and psychological systems? Nutrition …

Nutrition

The Real Reason Your Hard Work Isn't Paying Off

There is a woman who has been coming to my HIIT exercise classes for over three years. <b>Self-admittedly, she hates it.</b> She is in her fifties and, also …

Sport psychology - inside the mind of champion athletes: Martin Hagger at TEDxPerth

The Sport Psychology of Goal-Setting

You’ve gotta set goals and achieve them to become the best athlete you can be. Duh, everyone knows that. And you know what? It’s completely true. …

Exercise

Book suggests that music has the same effect as performance enhancing sports drugs

A sports psychology books says that music can boost performance by up to 15 per cent<p>A book has suggested that music can have the same effect on the …

Mind games: sports psychology and international rugby

Sports psychology, says Irish back Luke Fitzgerald, is now one of the most important weapons in a Rugby World Cup player’s armoury<p>Before the past two decades, international rugby players gave little consideration to how best to prepare mentally for their big games.<p>Some would quietly contemplate …

Rugby Union

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Technology and Sports: The Transformation of Swimming

The sport of competitive swimming is pretty straightforward. If you swim faster and touch the wall sooner than everyone else, you win. Easy, right? …

Swimming

Kevin Plank: Sports Industry Lagging In Innovation And Technology

Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank remembers his company's humble beginnings in 1996, when the business ran out of "a little rowhouse" in …

New Zealand beating Australia was a fitting World Cup finale from the two best teams on the planet

The final was a masterclass in back row play. The northern hemisphere teams should watch and learn<p>Incredible tactical game<p>First and foremost, that was a superb game of rugby between comfortably the best two teams in the world; a fitting finale to what has been an outstanding tournament.<p>From a …

Fitness: Looking for health food? Look beyond the package

If you work hard to improve your fitness in the gym, it makes sense to choose food that complements your healthy regime.<p>A quick look at the shelves …

Nutrition

Fitness Trackers for Big and Small Budgets

Millions of Americans rely on fitness trackers to keep them honest in their workouts. That’s why Consumer Reports has reviewed 17 top-selling models, …

Wearable Tech

Brisk walking may be better for weight loss than other cardio

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 0:57<p>November 4th, 2015<p>British researchers say brisk walking is a more effective way to stay slim than jogging, swimming, cycling and playing sports. The results applied to women of all ages and men over 50 who regularly walked for more …

The Dangerous Ways Too Much Tech Can Mess With Teens' Health

Beware of excessive screen scrolling.<p>Teen Instagram star Essena O'Neill amassed a large following just based on photos of her life. Recently, after reaching nearly a million followers, the 19-year-old decided to tell her fans the secret behind her success: Self-doubt and addiction to her screen.<p>So, …

Social Media