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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.


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...



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)...



Concussion study profiled in the Guardian

Issued:29/10/15

The Guardian profile a new research study by academics at Sheffield Hallam which will help to diagnose sportspeople for concussion after...



Independent feature on sports technology

Issued:08/05/15

The Independent look at how technology developments in sport are contributing to the evolution of athletic performance and records being broken, with...



The science behind Kell Brook's welterweight victory

Issued:28/08/14

Alan Ruddock associate lecturer in exercise physiology, talks about the science behind Kell Brook's training regime which helped him to become...



Howard Webb's World Cup training

Issued:28/05/14

Premier League referee Howard Webb has been undergoing some pre-World Cup training with the University's sport science experts, using our environmental...



Millions watch sports engineers smash world record

Issued:20/01/14

An audience of almost two million saw engineers from the Centre for Sports Engineering Research at Sheffield Hallam help daredevil Guy Martin smash...



[VIDEO] Kell Brook teams up with Sheffield Hallam...

Issued:30/01/13

Sport scientists Alan Ruddock and Dave Hembrough, from the Centre for Sport and Exercise Science, have been working with boxer Kell Brook. Physiologist...



[VIDEO] Boxer Kell Brook's sport science support

Issued:15/01/13

Sport science officer Dave Hembrough talks about the range of expertise that the University's Centre for Sport and Exercise Science are giving...



[VIDEO] Exploring the ethics of technology in sport

Issued:21/11/12

Dr David James joins sporting legends Roger Black CBE, Tom Daley, Sarah Springman OBE, and Simon Hiscocks to discuss the issues surrounding the...