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University wins contract to manage Sheffield Olympic...

Issued:15/12/17

The maintenance and upkeep of Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park is to be managed by Sheffield Hallam University.The University will be responsible for...



Survey proves clear link between physical activity...

Issued:14/12/17

Life satisfaction, happiness and feelings of being worthwhile are higher for people who are active, while levels of anxiety are lower.People who are...



Research finds antioxidant supplements may have little...

Issued:14/12/17

Taking antioxidant supplements to reduce muscles soreness after exercise could have almost no effect, according to new research by Sheffield Hallam...



Funding boost for Irish golf clubs following Hallam...

Issued:01/12/17

Golf clubs across Ireland have received a government funding boost of €1.96 million after a report produced by Sheffield Hallam University's...



New app to revolutionise the UK's PE curriculum

Issued:13/11/17

A new, digital app designed to equip primary school teachers with better skills to improve children’s movement and help them to become active...



Study finds exercise may heal leg ulcers faster

Issued:09/11/17

Research led by Sheffield Hallam University has found that ulcers in the legs may heal faster with exercise. The feasibility study, funded by the National...



Olympic and Para sports worth £19bn to UK economy

Issued:09/11/17

New research by Sheffield Hallam University has shown that the value of Olympic and Paralympic sport to the UK economy now stands at £19bn.The...



Contractor appointed to build £14m research centre

Issued:01/11/17

Sheffield Hallam University has appointed BAM Construction to build its £14million, world-leading Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC)....



New research tackles debate around headgear in rugby

Issued:24/10/17

Protective headgear worn by rugby players may encourage more reckless tackling resulting in an increased risk of concussion, new research by Sheffield...



Graduate is one step closer to Paralympic dream

Issued:24/10/17

Double world champion RaceRunner and Sheffield Hallam University graduate, Ellie Simpson, is celebrating after it was announced that her sport was...