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In this section of the media centre you'll find recent media coverage about Sheffield Hallam University. Take a look at the items below for more information.


Sport tech at the Winter Olympics

Issued:16/02/18

Following Dom Parsons winning bronze in the skeleton - Team GB's first medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics - Professor David James, director of The...



BBC's Price of Football report - analysed by Hallam's...

Issued:21/11/17

The BBC's annual Price of Football study was published on Thursday 24 November. Dr Rob Wilson, a football finance expert and university lecturer,...



Hallam expert on Team GB's success

Issued:16/08/16

As Team GB continue to succeed at the Olympic Games, Professor Simon Shibli, head of Sheffield Hallam's Sport Industry Research Centre, has appeared...



Move More on BBC Breakfast

Issued:03/08/16

BBC Breakfast came to Sheffield to film a piece about the city-wide initiative, Move More Month - a physical activity programme designed to get people...



Sports nutritionist on BBC2's Horizon

Issued:22/07/16

Following the recent stories about doping in sport, Dr Xand van Tulleken investigated performance-enhancing drugs for BBC2's Horizon...



Football finance expert gains national coverage

Issued:03/06/16

Ahead of the climax to the Football League campaign, football finance expert Rob Wilson appeared on several national broadcast and print media outlets....



Weight discrimination research on ITV

Issued:12/05/16

Dr Stuart Flint, an obesity expert in the Centre of Sport and Exercise Science, led a Europe-wide study which found recruiters are discriminating against...



Student Max glides to glory in the pool

Issued:15/04/16

Sport science student Max Litchfield clinched gold in the pool at the British Championships last night, winning the 400m individual medley title. Max...



Anti-doping expert features across international media

Issued:14/04/16

Sheffield Hallam anti-doping expert Dr Tom Bassindale has featured extensively in the media recently following the World Anti Doping Agency (WADA)...



National attention for economic impact assessment...

Issued:19/01/16

A study by the University's Sports Industry Research Centre has estimated that an economic benefit of £52 million was injected into...