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An integrated approach to the analysis of injury mechanisms in sport impacts

An integrated approach to the analysis of injury mechanisms in sport impacts

This webinar will look at the high and repetitive biomechanical demands contact sports typically impose on the neuro-musculo-skeletal system. It will present the integrated approach taken by RS@Bath in the study of sports collisions. read more
Driven Benevolence – Leadership lessons from Olympic Serial Winning Coaches

Driven Benevolence – Leadership lessons from Olympic Serial Winning Coaches

Coaching athletes and teams to Olympic gold once is a huge achievement. Being successful consistently over 20 or 30 years is the prerogative of a very small and select group of coaches. So, what does it take to win repeatedly at the top level of sport? To find out, we interviewed 17 of these super-coaches (totalling over 150 gold medals between them) and their athletes. As it happens, above all the technical and tactical knowledge of the sport and the access to resources and technology, it read more
Sedentary behaviour: Where do we stand? 

Sedentary behaviour: Where do we stand? 

Sitting is ubiquitous in today’s society and high levels of sitting have emerged as a risk factor for morbidity and mortality. As such, the topic of sedentary behaviour has received much interest and is a rapidly growing field of research. read more
Should we reframe how we think about physical activity and sedentary behaviour measurement?

Should we reframe how we think about physical activity and sedentary behaviour measurement?

The measurement of physical activity (PA) and sedentary behaviour (SB) is fundamental to health-related research, policy and practice but there are well-known challenges to these measurements. Within the academic literature, the terms “validity” and “reliability” are frequently used when discussing PA and SB measurement to reassure the reader that they can trust the evidence. read more
Delivering an Olympic legacy - The National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine (NCSEM)

Delivering an Olympic legacy - The National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine (NCSEM)

This webinar will inform viewers about the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine (NCSEM). The webinar will include information about research happening within the NCSEM and will also include information on potential new roles that might be available in the future. read more
Weightlifting exercises and their derivatives – appropriate application across mesocycles

Weightlifting exercises and their derivatives – appropriate application across mesocycles

This session will explore the use of the weightlifting exercises and their derivatives across mesocycles to enhance the force-velocity profile of athletes and therefore athletic performance read more
Psychosocial considerations in sports injury risk and prevention

Psychosocial considerations in sports injury risk and prevention

This webinar provides an overview of psychological characteristics that are commonly identified as risk factors in sports injuries. The second part of the webinar will examine the potential role of psychological interventions in sports injury prevention. Finally, the webinar will close with offering some future research directions within the area. read more

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