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Preparing athletes for Rio success

Issued:28/07/16

Sheffield Hallam University is helping more elite sports teams prepare for medal success than ever before. With just a week to go until the start of...



Kell Brook turns to Sheffield Hallam to lead him to...

Issued:12/07/16

Sports scientists from Sheffield Hallam University are once again helping world champion boxer, Kell Brook, to prepare for one of the biggest fights...



Experts design app to revolutionise wellbeing in Sheffield

Issued:27/06/16

Sports scientists and psychologists from Sheffield Hallam University have co-designed a mobile phone app to encourage people living in Sheffield to...



Research to improve performance analysis for cyclists

Issued:23/06/16

Sheffield Hallam University is looking for cyclists to take part in a study looking at how body size and shape can impact on their performances.Alice...



MBE for Hallam's inspirational sports champion

Issued:13/06/16

Sheffield Hallam University's inspirational sporting champion has been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.Danny Porter, the University's...



World-first programme will get Sheffield on the move

Issued:06/06/16

A world-first physical activity programme has been launched in Sheffield aiming to get 50,000 people in the city on the move in the run up to the Rio...



Study identifies weight discrimination in the workplace

Issued:05/05/16

A Sheffield Hallam University study has found that obese men and women are less likely to be employed because of their weight. In a study of 181 recruiters...



The social value of sport

Issued:19/04/16

Participation in sport in England generates social value of over £44 billion according to research by Sheffield Hallam University.The study,...



UK golfers spend £4bn a year Hallam report finds

Issued:21/03/16

Golfers in the United Kingdom spent £4.3 billion on their sport in 2014, accounting for 14 per cent of all consumer spending on sport, according...



'Biggest ever' student sport event comes to Sheffield...

Issued:17/03/16

Sheffield Hallam University welcomed over 2,000 students from across the country yesterday after hosting 'the biggest ever' team sports competition...