For help with a story or to find an expert: 0114 225 2811
Media centre home > News > Sport and physical activity

All the latest news from Sheffield Hallam University


High-intensity exercise can improve quality of life...

Issued:19/06/18

High-intensity interval training (HIIT) in the upper body can improve blood flow and quality of life for people with systemic sclerosis, sport scientists...



Physical activity initiative gets Sheffield moving...

Issued:01/06/18

Sheffield is set to Move More in June.The Move More initiative, supported by Sheffield Hallam University, which saw Sheffield people record more than...



Breaking new ground on the Advanced Wellbeing Research...

Issued:10/04/18

Sir Malcolm Grant, chair of NHS England was in Sheffield today to mark the start of construction work on Sheffield Hallam University's Advanced...



Sheffield's £3million economy boost thanks to Special...

Issued:28/02/18

Research conducted by Sheffield Hallam University shows that the city received an economic boost of over £3million during August last year after...



Hallam to give Blades fans a free health MOT

Issued:19/02/18

Sport scientists at Sheffield Hallam University will be delivering free health checks to Sheffield United supporters in a bid to improve the wellbeing...



Hallam academics featured in new documentary

Issued:30/01/18

As New Year health kicks are in full swing, a team of sports scientists from Sheffield Hallam University investigate the truth about getting fit in...



New test to reduce injury risk of studded footwear...

Issued:29/01/18

A new testing mechanism that aims to reduce the risk of skin lacerations caused by rugby or football boots has been developed at Sheffield Hallam University....



Improving access to parkrun for people with disabilities

Issued:17/01/18

Researchers at Sheffield Hallam University have been working with global phenomenon, parkrun, to increase participation amongst people with disabilities...



New project to look at reducing the risk of breast...

Issued:11/01/18

Sport scientists at Sheffield Hallam University are working on a new project that looks at helping breast cancer patients reduce the risk of the disease...



University wins contract to manage Sheffield Olympic...

Issued:15/12/17

The maintenance and upkeep of Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park is to be managed by Sheffield Hallam University.The University will be responsible for...