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[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...



£10m health scheme secures Olympic legacy

Issued:23/07/12

A multi-million scheme will be launched today to get people in Sheffield fit and healthy and to tackle long-term health issues.The city is to get £10...



London 2012: Can Team GB really win 95 medals?

Issued:23/07/12

The Sport Industry Research Centre (SIRC) at Sheffield Hallam University says that under normal circumstances it would be expected that 53...



Brazilian Olympic Judo team train at Sheffield Hallam

Issued:19/07/12

The Brazilian Judo squad have arrived in Sheffield to begin their pre-Olympic training camp at Sheffield Hallam University.The story has received widespread...



Professor Simon Shibli's Olympic medals research goes...

Issued:18/07/12

Professor Simon Shibli's Olympic medals research, which predicted that Team GB would win 27 gold medals and 56 in total, has been picked up in...



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] Sheffield Hallam graduate and Olympic medalist...

Issued:19/04/12

Olympic medalist and Sheffield Hallam sport science graduate Leon Taylor explains how the University supported and helped develop him in preparation...



Caffeine study shows sport performance increase

Issued:03/01/12

Caffeine combined with carbohydrate could be used to help athletes perform better on the field, according to new research by a Sheffield Hallam sport...



[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...