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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.


Auxetic materials in the spotlight on BBC Two

Issued:04/02/15

Professor Andy Alderson is working with our sports engineers to develop an auxetic shinpad. He spoke to BBC Two's Learning...



Simon Shibli tells BBC: It pays to be third

Issued:05/12/14

Professor Simon Shibli, head of Sheffield Hallam University's Sport Industry Research Centre, takes part in a discussion on BBC Sport about the...



Sport expert discusses Luis Suárez in Wall Street...

Issued:24/10/14

Alan Ruddock, a physiologist at the Sheffield Hallam's Centre for Sports and Exercise Science discusses how Luis Suárez's numerous suspensions...



Sports analyst predicts 5,000 Britons will volunteer...

Issued:29/08/14

Professor Simon Shibli, head of the Sport Industry Research Centre, has been quoted in The Guardian, The Times and Inside The Games, about his expectation...



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...



Sports analyst gets it right again

Issued:05/08/14

Professor Simon Shibli, head of the Sport Industry Research Centre, has cemented his reputation as one of the most reliable prediction pundits in the...



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...



Tour de France Tourmakers in the Star

Issued:28/04/14

Sheffield Hallam students Elena Perousse and Emily Burton were featured in The Star along with marketing officer Paula Lee from the University. All...



Sheffield Star hail Tour de France agreement

Issued:27/02/14

The Sheffield Star has marked the University's groundbreaking relationship with Welcome to Yorkshire for this year's Le Grand Depart with a...



Sport research cited over road race return

Issued:27/02/14

Motor racing could return on British roads as councils are to be given power to suspend local traffic laws in parliament today. This story features...