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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...



Cricket media bowled over by aerodynamics expert

Issued:15/01/16

With this week signaling the start of the third test between England and South Africa in Johannesburg, Dr David James, from the Centre for Sports Engineering...



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...



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...



[VIDEO] Extraordinary Moves - bringing sports engineering...

Issued:26/12/11

Sports engineers from the University's Centre for Sports Engineering Research (CSER) worked with dancers and theatre performers and producers to...