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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...



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...



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...



Professor Steve Haake in The Guardian

Issued:10/04/15

Professor Steve Haake, director for the Centre for Sports Engineering Research, talks about how data analysis and technology can improve athletic performance...



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] 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...



Dr David James on the Pistorius blade debate

Issued:05/09/12

Dr David James of the Centre for Sports Engineering Research offers an insight into the technology that is causing a debate around Oscar Pistorius,...



[VIDEO] Cutting Edge 2012: Behind Cycling

Issued:10/08/12

Dr David James and Professor Steve Haake, from the University's Centre for Sports Engineering Research, look at the research behind Britain's...



Sport technology expert warns of Pistorius backlash

Issued:17/07/12

Sport technology expert Dr David James, of the University's Centre for Sports Engineering Research, is quoted in this news article about Paralympic-turned-Olympic...



How athletes use technology to win medals

Issued:04/07/12

Professor Steve Haake, head of the Centre for Sports Engineering Research, talks about how sport technology is an integral part of elite sport, in...