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What limits sporting performance?

A great conversation between the fascinating Dr Alex Hutchinson and sports physiotherapist Chris Napier. Alex Hutchinson will be known to many because of his sports writing for Runners World (in the past) and Outside Magazine (now). He spent 9 years asking the question that is the title of this 'BMJ talk medicine'podcast – you get the answers in 20 minutes! In addition to the discus…
Date: 11:15:47 17.05.2018
Categories: General
Keywords:  Muscle, Mind

S&PA Professional magazine Spring 18

This issue includes coverage on how investing in staff development is paying dividends for CIMSPA employer partner York Sport, an in-depth conversation with Max Quittendon about cross-sector collaboration at Elevate 2018, interview with Steve Parry expert advice on swimming pool safety, and new studies which help to draw the line between fitness fanatic and exercise addict. 
Date: 10:41:52 04.05.2018
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Safety, Exercise

Elite Sport Performance & Rehabilitation Expo 2018

The Elite Sports Performance & Rehabilitation Expo is the most interactive and comprehensive event for the European elite sports profession Over two days, exhibitors, seminars and workshops will allow you to access a world of innovation and education, delivered by sports performance experts and rehabilitation practitioners from professional sports clubs and elite level universities from …
Date: 10:22:26 04.05.2018
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Strength

Swimming World Biweekly - April 21, 2018

Read about three-time Olympian Allison Schmitt - the eight-time Olympic medalist (four gold, two silver, two bronze) swam at her first swim meet in nearly two years—and thoroughly enjoyed her return to the sport. Also included in this issue is a recap from the Commonwealth Games and TYR Pro Am, plus a feature on Michael Andrews' next step in being a professional swimmer.  Don&#…
Date: 10:15:51 04.05.2018
Categories: General
Keywords:  Pro Am, Commonwealth Games,

You're only limited by what you think you're limited by

This episode of the Ritter Sport Performance podcast features Tom Rushton, current mid-distance coach at Energy Standard who has been in post since May 2017. In past years, Tom spent 4 years as a club coach in western Canada, 2 years at the University of British Columbia as an age-group coach and 4.5 years in Montreal as an NTC coach. Under his care, 100% of his athletes from the coaching …
Date: 03:10:43 10.04.2018
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Performance

Commonwealth Games Legends - Susie O'Neill

Susie ‘Madame Butterfly’ O’Neill won more gold medals at a Commonwealth Games than any female in Australian sporting history. Ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in April, O'Neill says the thought of losing still provokes nightmares. Although her illustrious swimming career proves otherwise, O’Neill was overcome with nerves during competiti…
Date: 08:53:31 03.04.2018
Categories: General
Keywords:  Commonwealth

Gluteal Function in swimmers

This SSC Sports Medicine podcast features a talk with Dr Adam Semciw about his paper " Gluteal Muscle function and Size in Swimmers" his background, the study in more depth and where the research is going.
Date: 11:44:43 14.02.2018
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Muscle

Strength and Power for Swimming with Vern Gambetta

SSC Sports Medicine* podcast features a talk with Vern Gambetta on the pool deck in Portland, Oregon about strength and power training, periodisation and timing of dry land training for swimming.  Topics cover 'go to' exercises, the role of multi chain single arm symmetry lifts, the need to prepare to swim, not swim to prepare and also touch on the performance benefits of …
Date: 11:35:44 14.02.2018
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Starts, Turns, Periodisation, Dry-land

Sports Management Issue 135

Featuring Dementia friendly sports facilities, There are fewer people swimming regularly than there were 10 years ago. Could the decline be blamed on a lack of decent facilities?  Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu's millions …
Date: 12:23:11 09.02.2018
Categories: General
Keywords:  Dementia, Facilities

S&PA Professional magazine issue 28

Winter issue 2017/18 of S&PA Professional magazine featuring top revenue generating sport programmes.
Date: 10:13:05 18.01.2018
Categories: General
Keywords:  CIMSPA

Sports Management Nov/Dec 2017 - Issue134

Katherine Grainger on her role as Chair of UK Sport. Keri-Anne Payne on her mission to get adults back in the pool.
Date: 11:50:13 28.12.2017
Categories: 
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IOC Athlete Learning Gateway

The IOC offers free courses from world-leading institutions designed for elite athletes and their entourage. Courses include: The Art and Science of Coaching; Sport Psychology; Exercise Physiology; Nutrition, etc.. Visit onlinecourse.olympic.org
Date: 11:13:40 10.12.2017
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Olympic, Psychology, Physiology, Nutrition

Highlights from the Youth Physical Development Model

In this UK Coaching podcast, David Turner, Children's Lead, picks out his personal highlights from the Youth Physical Development Model - developed by Rhodri Lloyd and Jon Oliver from Cardiff Metropolitan University and integrated into UK Coaching’s new Fundamentals of Movement workshop. Sport Scotland, in partnership with UK Coaching, developed a video animation explaining the …
Date: 09:30:49 20.11.2017
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Development

The Relative Age Effect

In this UK Coaching podcast, David Turner, Children's Lead,, discusses the relative age-effect, something both sports coaches and parents should be aware of. Many sports clubs and organisations mirror the educational system and use the academic year to register their players for participation. These specific academic year age groups provides consistency for children in regards to friend…
Date: 09:24:58 20.11.2017
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Age

S&PA Professional - Autumn 2017

Dive into the Autumn 2017 issue of the membership magazine of the Chartered Institute of Sport and Physical Activity for an immersive look at the increasingly popular sport of wild swimming with author and experienced wild swimmer Daniel Start. Quality scheme Quest dives into swimming lesson accreditation. S&PA also joins athlete and physiotherapist Laura Penhaul on the road to learn …
Date: 09:29:15 17.11.2017
Categories: 
Keywords:  Wild, Accreditation, Technique, Finance

Do you know athletes who have a wheeze and get short of breath easily? Surely asthma, right?

Respiratory conditions are often neglected in the world of sports medicine. In this BMJ talk medicine podcast recorded at the famous Centre for Health & Human Performance in London, two world leaders enlighten us on respiratory conditions in sport. Guest Dr James Hull is Consultant Respiratory Physician with a specialist expertise in assessing athletes with unexplained breathlessness. …
Date: 07:52:49 10.10.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  Asthma, Breathing

Peaty makes the exceptional look routine

Double Olympic gold medallist Rebecca Adlington and Olympic bronze medallist Steve Parry discuss another successful day for Adam Peaty in this 5 Live Sports Extra podcast from the World Swimming Championships in Hungary.  Peaty won his second gold as he defended his 50m breaststroke title with another stunning display.  
Date: 21:31:59 31.08.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  FINA

iSpy Sound Detective – Swimming Pool

Your favourite CBeebies Sound Detectives find themselves in deep-water on their latest mission. They are transported to a diving competition at a swimming pool to discover which swimmer is soaking all the sandwiches. To fully enjoy this episode turn down the volume on your device, put on your headphones and find yourself transported to a swimming pool, thanks to 3D binaural technology. …
Date: 21:19:41 31.08.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  CBeebies

Nina and the Neurons: Get Sporty – Swimming and Diving

Have you ever wondered how we swim? Join Nina in this #CBeebiesRadio radio episode to investigate, experiment and find out!; Nina and the Neurons: Get Sporty encourages little listeners to explore the science around sport. In this show we find out how swimmers use their arms and legs to move through the water. What’s your little listener’s favourite thing to do …
Date: 21:15:44 31.08.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  CBeebies

What core skills do you need to be a sports nutritionist?

Dr Kevin Currell, the Director of Science and Technical Development at The English Institute of Sport has over 10 years of experience working in sports nutrition. His work  with elite athletes of British Triathlon, British Athletics and GB Canoeing team supports their nutritional needs during performance. Hear more about Kevin's sports career journey and the core skills needed …
Date: 10:21:10 11.07.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  Nutrition

Possible strength deficits in shoulder rotation for hypermobile swimmers

Generalised Joint Hypermobility (GJH) is considered an intrinsic risk factor for shoulder injuries and has a high prevalence in swimmers. Winner of the 2017 SCIENTIFIC POSTER COMPETITION Behnam Liaghat - Possible strength deficits in shoulder rotation for hypermobile swimmers pic.twitter.com/Dcb2tGDXAX — sportskongres (@sportskongres) 8 February The aim of a study by Behnam …
Date: 10:54:56 07.07.2017
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Injury

Stop swimming upstream - a new model for swimmer’s shoulder

Struggling with swimmers and their shoulders? It’s something clinicians struggle with, and have been for a long time. This BMJ podcast tackles the subject head on and how to move the model from external impingement to anterior superior internal impingement (ASII). Andrew Delbridge and Craig Boetcher join the podcast from Australia. Craig completed his PhD through Sydney University …
Date: 08:14:50 26.06.2017
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Shoulder, BMJ

Ady Hinchliffe departs British Diving

Bob Ballard's interview for  talkSPORT Extra Time with Leeds diving coach Ady Hinchcliffe on the best options for future success.
Date: 12:29:27 13.03.2017
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Diving

WS More or Less: Swimming World Records

World Records are being set at a much faster rate in swimming than in other sports. At the Rio Olympics, British swimmer Adam Peaty managed to break the Men's 100m breaststroke world record twice in two days. Tim Harford speaks to swimming coach, Rick Madge, about the reasons swimmers keep getting better results in the pool. WS More or Less: Swimming World RecordsWorld Records are being …
Date: 15:26:44 05.03.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  Olympics

Interview with Rod Carr

Bob Ballard's interview from Dec 2016 with Rod Carr, Chair of UK Sport on funding for 2020. Rod Carr - Chair UK Sport on Funding for 2020An audioBoom post by bobballard
Date: 15:22:12 05.03.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  Funding

Optimal loading

A world leader in sports physiotherapy, Associate Professor Dr Kristian Thorborg is from Copenhagen University. He is renowned for his studies and clinical workshops related to patients with hip, groin, hamstring and knee related injuries. In this BMJ talk podcast, he outlines: the paradigm shift for the use of exercise to treat conditions such as tendinopathy and hamstring strains. He …
Date: 13:56:51 23.02.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  Physiotherapy

Nutrition pearls for sport performance

Fresh from the BMJ UK undergraduate student conference, Professor Graeme Close shares pearl after pearl on this top podcast. What do you do in a first consultation? How does nutrition in team sport vary from individual sport? What’s the key to a successful pre-game routine? How should nutrition change when an athlete is injured? Supplements? Coffee? Sleep? Take home tips – all in …
Date: 13:49:59 23.02.2017
Categories: General
Keywords:  Nutrition

Swimming World Biweekly - September 22, 2016

Swimming World Biweekly - September 22, 2016 Featuring full coverage of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games! USA Today Sports was present on deck capturing beautiful images of the action and excitement, including the Biweekly cover featuring Nikita Howarth of New Zealand.
Date: 11:01:36 02.10.2016
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords: 

Taking The Plunge - Learning To Swim As An Adult - Episode 3

David Spencer is a broadcaster with more than twenty years experience in radio in the UK, a music lover and mentor to budding journalists and broadcasters, He presents a series looking at the challenges of learning to swim as an adult. David, a complete beginner at the age of 46, has had a fear of water (or drowning) all his life. In edited version of episode 3, he continues his lessons, moving …
Date: 15:02:17 30.09.2016
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Teaching

WS More or Less: Swimming World Records

World Records are being set at a much faster rate in swimming than in other sports. At the Rio Olympics, British swimmer Adam Peaty managed to break the men's 100m breaststroke world record twice in two days. Tim Harford speaks to swimming coach, Rick Madge, about the reasons swimmers keep getting better results in the pool. Also, science writer Christie Aschwanden makes the case for …
Date: 15:40:29 24.09.2016
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Olympics

The science of sports performance and injury prevention

Dr James Bilzon joined the Department for Health at the University of Bath in May 2008 following a 13-year career as an Exercise Physiologist in various Ministry of Defence (MOD) departments. Following a 3-year period as Director of Studies for the MSc in Sport & Exercise Medicine, he became Head of Department for Health in August 2011. He currently holds a number of Honorary appointments …
Date: 12:43:03 23.09.2016
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Sports science, Injury

Hall of Fame Olympic swimming coach Pete Malone

In this podcast, Dr. Andrew Jacobs is joined by Hall of Fame swimming coach Pete Malone to talk about cheating in the Olympics. Malone served as Head Coach and General Manager for the Kansas City Blazers Swim Team in Kansas City, Kansas & Missouri from 1975 to 2010. Some of Coach Malone's accomplishments/positions include: USA Swimming's Top 25 Most Influential …
Date: 13:47:48 17.09.2016
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Cheating, Olympics

Sports Management September 2016 issue 126

Sports Management September 2016 issue 126  Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry | Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online.
Date: 13:39:46 17.09.2016
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Paralympics, Aquaphobia, School Games, CSPs

Taking The Plunge - Learning To Swim As An Adult - Episode 1

David Spencer is a broadcaster with more than twenty years experience in radio in the UK, a music lover and mentor to budding journalists and broadcasters, He presents a series looking at the challenges of learning to swim as an adult. David, a complete beginner at the age of 46, has had a fear of water (or drowning) all his life. In Episode 1 we hear about his first ever lesson and from …
Date: 11:01:27 15.09.2016
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Teaching

Sports Management August 2016 issue 125

Sports Management August 2016 issue 125 Sports Management August 2016 issue 125 Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry | Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online.
Date: 17:10:14 29.08.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Olympics

Michael Phelps' last lap and a chat with Bob Bowman

USA Today Sports' Nicole Auerbach and Sam Amick recap the overall performance by Michael Phelps and USA Swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Phelps walked away with five gold medals and one silver, to run his career-best tally to 28 total Olympic medals - 23 gold. He displayed raw emotion and appreciation and says retirement is next, as he's in a much better place than he was four …
Date: 15:37:50 15.08.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Phelps

Swimming World Magazine July 2016

Swimming World Magazine July 2016 Issue  ON THE COVER The XXXI Olympic Games are only a month away. The opening ceremonies will take place Aug. 5, with the swimming events set to begin the next day. And Swimming World helps you prepare for the world's foremost sports competition with a 12-page feature this month that focuses on the top contenders from around the world who will be …
Date: 08:14:02 27.07.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Olympics

Sports Management 20 May 2016 Issue 121

Sports Management 20 May 2016 Issue 121  Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry | Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu's millions …
Date: 14:39:28 31.05.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Analysis, Recruitment, Teaching

Sports Management 1 May 2016 Issue 120

Sports Management 1 May 2016 Issue 120  Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry. | Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu's millions …
Date: 14:35:30 31.05.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Funding

Market Segmentation - Parents

Parents play a significant role in deciding what sports their children play – but what influences those decisions? You will no doubt have seen research and market segmentation techniques suggested by Sport England to increase the likelihood of participation in sport increasing. With over 3.5 million Australians aged between 5 and 17, the Australian Sports Commission has conducted research…
Date: 09:38:15 27.05.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Participation

Sports Management 2 May 2016 Issue 119

Sports Management 2nd May 2016 Issue 119 Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry | Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu's millions …
Date: 09:58:18 07.05.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Facilities

Sports Management 18 April 2016 - Issue 118

Sports Management 18th April 2016 Issue 118Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industryIssuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu's millions of monthly …
Date: 18:32:29 27.04.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Tax, Cheating, Doping,

Sports Management 4 April 2016 - Issue 117

Sports Management 4 April 2016 Issue 117 nbsp; Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu's …
Date: 18:29:15 27.04.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Neuroscience, Engagement, Participation

The 1st GCC-Aspetar Sports Medicine Conference Sessions

Aspetar hosts the first ever GCC Sports Medicine Conference in April, 2016. Experts from around the world descend on Doha to lead lectures and workshops on topics ranging from athlete to community health. Download Conference Agenda View lectures on a variety of areas, including managing groin pain, sudden cardiac death, imaging in sports medicine, sports injury prevention & Exercise …
Date: 08:38:40 24.04.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Nutrition,Injuries,Medicine,Health

Youth Sport Trust Impact Report - 2014/15

Youth Sport Trust Impact Report - 2014/15 Title: Youth Sport Trust Impact Report - 2014/15, Author: Youth Sport Trust, Name: yst-impact-report-2014-15-digital, Length: 24 pages, Page: 1, Published: 2016-02-24T00:00:00.000Z
Date: 12:04:57 08.04.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Impact,Data,PE,Education,Schools

INSPIRE - Spring 2016

INSPIRE - Spring 2016 Youth Sport Trust Spring publication. | Title: INSPIRE - Spring 2016, Author: Youth Sport Trust, Name: inspire_-_spring_2016_-_digital_ver, Length: 32 pages, Page: 1, Published: 2016-02-24T00:00:00.000Z
Date: 12:02:40 08.04.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  PE, Wellbeing,Leadership

Sport magazine 443 - 24 March 2016

This edition of Sport features an interview with Somerset swimmer Siobhan-Marie O'Connor - a starry-eyed teen at London 2012 and now a Commonwealth and world champion. She is after more gold in Rio. Sport magazine 443In this week's Sport: Andy Murray on fatherhood, leading Britain to an unlikely Davis Cup triumph and his Grand Slam hopes for 2016 | England's DNA: inside the FA's ambitious plan …
Date: 09:14:12 30.03.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Rio

Sports Management Issue 116 21 Mar 2016

Sports Management 21st March 2016 Issue 116  Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry | Title: Sports Management 21 March 2016 Issue 116, Author: Leisure Media, Name: sm_no116_21mar2016, Length: 64 pages, Page: 1, Published: 2016-03-16T00:00:00.000Z
Date: 16:34:34 17.03.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Talent

Sports Management Issue 115 7 March 2016

Sports Management Issue 115 7 March 2016 Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry | Title: Sports Management Issue 115 7th March 2016, Author: Leisure Media, Name: sm_no115_07mar2016, Length: 64 pages, Page: 1, Published: 2016-03-04T00:00:00.000Z
Date: 10:41:09 07.03.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Sponsorship, Innovation

Sports Management No 114 22 February 2016

Sports Management No 114 22nd February 2016 Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry | Title: Sports Management No 114 22nd February 2016, Author: Leisure Media, Name: sm_no114_22feb2016, Length: 64 pages, Page: 1, Published: 2016-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
Date: 00:45:12 01.03.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Diversity,Participation

Motivations of Sport Volunteers in England

Download a review combining the findings of commercial reports and academic research into the motivations of sports volunteers with general theory understanding volunteers and volunteering. 
Date: 14:28:56 16.02.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Volunteering

Sports Management No 113 8 Feb 2016

Sports Management No 113 8 February 2016 Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry | Title: Sports Management No 113 8th February 2016, Author: Leisure Media, Name: sm_no113_08feb2016, Length: 64 pages, Page: 1, Published: 2016-02-04T00:00:00.000Z
Date: 15:13:47 06.02.2016
Categories: General
Keywords:  Sport

By George that was a Talent Camp to remember

George Symonds of Clevedon ASC shares some of the great memories of the Youth Sport Trust National Talent Camp he attended for young athletes, coaches and officials. On arrival we were given our bags for the weekend. This consisted of a blue t-shirt which we had to wear that day, a pink top, a white one and a yellow one. Also I had a work booklet, hoodie, water bottle and lanyard.   …
Date: 09:54:47 15.01.2016
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Talent

Developing team captains

Developing team captains. Every team needs a leader. This is not just another sporting cliché, but something that has been demonstrated by research. Given that only 30% of leadership is hereditarily based - in other words, leaders are made and not born - how much time do you spend developing the leadership skills of your captain?
Date: 12:20:19 09.01.2016
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Leadership

Sports Management Issue 4 2015

Sports Management Issue 4 2015  Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry
Date: 00:26:41 05.01.2016
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Volunteering, Strategy

Impact of PE and school sport premium

Research into the impact of the PE and school sport premium has found that 99% of schools reported a positive impact on fitness and healthy lifestyles. The PE and sport premium is a cross-government funding initiative for schools to improve the quality and breadth of PE and sport provision. The results from the current report are from a survey of 586 primary schools in the first year …
Date: 18:11:12 22.12.2015
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Schools, PE

Coaching Bootroom

In the sports coach UK Talent and Performance videos below, Danny Kerry, 2015 High Performance Coach of the Year and Head Coach of England and Great Britain Women's Hockey team, offers his experiences to other coaches.
Date: 23:51:11 20.12.2015
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Coaching, Performance

Coaching Tools

Coaching Workforce Workbook Providing practical tools to guide you through workforce auditing and planning in sport coaching (sports coach UK Research)
Date: 13:13:25 25.11.2015
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Coaching, Audit, Workforce, Plans

Number of women in senior sport roles revealed

Download the latest iteration of the annual Trophy Women? research - Trophy Women? 2015 - No more Board Games - funded by Comic Relief with support from Sport England and UK Sport. The report assesses the number of women in board and executive positions in sport organisations in the UK and provides recommendations on how to increase gender diversity in sport leadership. Visit …
Date: 11:17:07 10.11.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Equality

Looking for signals

Small clues can give away so much about someone's mood. In the BBC Sport video below, Professor Geoff Beattie of Edge Hill University has analysed the body language of Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho.
Date: 09:46:34 30.10.2015
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Body Language, Coaching, Emotion

PE and school sport for health

The Association for Physical Education (afPE) has updated their Health Position Paper which outlines the crucial role of physical education (PE) in public health and the promotion of physical activity. This paper introduces physical activity for health guidelines and draws on BHFNC’s resource Interpreting the physical activity guidelines for children and young people to explore …
Date: 09:48:33 22.10.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  PE, Health

Role of friendship in young women sport participation

Research by StreetGames has found that friendship has a key role to play to drive sport participation in young women.  Key findings 63% of young women say they won't play sport or exercise without a friend by their side. Since school, 44% of young women have rarely played any sport.  77% of young women said the number one reason for playing sport would be to catch up …
Date: 09:43:40 22.10.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Participation

Swimming World Biweekly Magazine, October 7, 2015

Swimming World Biweekly, October 7, 2015Phelps, Ledecky lead 2015 USA Swimming Golden Goggles nominees. Katie Ledecky wins multiple honours at USA’s convention. 6 everyday struggles of a breaststroker. Tom Daley picked as top British Aquatic Sports Athlete of 2015. Rule banning coaching of suspended athletes among new USA Swimming legislation. Haze from Indonesia fire causes.
Date: 02:35:28 12.10.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Awards, Breaststroke

Swimming Biomechanics & Shoulder injuries

Swimming is a sport that requires optimal shoulder mobility and strength in order to compete, train, and perform at an elite level.  Speakers: Dr. Erik Yuill, FRCCSS, DC, MSc, BSc, Mr. Liam Donnelly, SFU Head Coach, Swimming This talk focuses on:  - The biomechanical demands of swimming as it relates to the shoulder.  - Examine how these demands influence the should…
Date: 20:43:22 05.10.2015
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Injuries, Biomechanics, Shoulder

Sport Strategy Consultation Responses

The Sport and Recreation Alliance has published its response to the Government’s recent sports strategy consultation. Following the opening of the consultation process in August, the Alliance has been meeting with its membership in order provide comprehensive feedback on what the sector wants to see from a new sports strategy and how it can contribute to its success. Alliance members …
Date: 15:57:36 05.10.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Strategy

Improving Sporting Performance

The EIS Performance Solutions team work to help coaches and Performance Directors to improve the performance of their athletes by developing the Performance Pathway to feed the pipeline of new talent into sports, optimise training programmes, improve the health and availability to train of their athletes and to maximise performance in competition. EIS: Improving Sporting Performance BrochureThe…
Date: 15:48:09 05.10.2015
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Performance

Effects of bullying

The ASA with the NSPCC (National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children) operates Swimline - 0808 100 4001. Swimline is a confidential freephone number provided for anyone involved in aquatics, adults or children, who believe that the welfare of someone under the age of 18 is at risk. This concern could be neglect, abuse, bullying or fear of someone or anything that is worrying …
Date: 10:31:39 04.10.2015
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Coaching

Parental Behaviour in Youth Sport

A webinar from Dr Camilla Knight at Swansea University working with sports coach UK that covers research on parents' behaviour and how children's experience can be enhanced in sport participation.
Date: 17:24:56 30.09.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Behaviour

Sports Management Issue 3 2015

Sports Management Issue 3 2015Sports Management is the magazine and online community for decision-makers in the global sports facilities, major events and host cities industry
Date: 14:35:36 26.09.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Facilities, Events, Leisure

Supplements in Sport from an Anti-Doping Perspective

The recent BASES webinar, “Supplements in Sport from an Anti-Doping Perspective”, is now available for download on the Human Kinetics website. This highly relevant webinar provides an overview of the anti-doping risks associated with nutritional supplements, the potential impact and how to minimise these risks. Presenter, Anne Sargent has been working at UK Anti-Doping for four …
Date: 16:53:03 22.09.2015
Categories: GeneralCoaching
Keywords:  Anti-doping, Webinar

WADA Rob Koehler Education presentation

On 20 Jan 2013, Rob Koehler, WADA Director of Education and Project Development, made a presentation to the WADA Athlete Committee members on the growing need for education to play a greater role in the fight against doping in sport.
Date: 09:06:39 17.09.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Anti-doping

Preserving club histories

Over time, administrators and officers collect pictures, documents, videos and other general items detailing a great deal of the day to day history of their clubs. Founded in 1860, Brighton Swimming Club is England's oldest continuously formed Swimming Club. Take a look how they have preserved their historical records for the digital Archives / Memories. Brighton Swimming Club …
Date: 14:13:53 16.09.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Clubs

Sports Science Infographics

If you are interested in sports science and like infographics, then we may just have made your day. Visit Yann Le Meur's site dedicated to coaches and athletes aiming to improve their performance. Click here to find out what is new in Sports Science. Follow @YLMSportScience  
Date: 19:12:09 11.09.2015
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Infographic

Olympic Encyclopedia

The focus of games-encyclo's "Olympic Encyclopedia" is to deliver accurate, well organized and transparent content about Olympic sporting events from a variety of perspectives - individual athlete or nation achievements over time, or on a particular sport or event and its champions and medallists.   Visit the Olympic Encyclopedia.
Date: 15:04:45 03.09.2015
Categories: General
Keywords:  Olympics, Results

How to find undervalued talent

For six months Rasmus Ankersen (www.rasmusankersen.com) travelled around the world to crack the secrets of the world's best performance hotbeds. The Gold Mine Effect talks about the sporting 'gold mines' of talent that he visited whilst researching his book, and what they can teach sports people - and their coaches - about achieving the very best in their own sports. In this …
Date: 08:18:01 02.09.2015
Categories: Coaching
Keywords:  Talent