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Sport science officer Rob's main area of expertise is in sport and exercise physiology, with his main interests being athlete support (physiology), and exercise research with clinical populations. He is part of the Podium Performance team, which, housed in Sheffield Hallam's Centre for Sport and Exercise Science, delivers performance solutions to a wide range of regional, national and international athletes, teams and businesses. He recently worked with World Cup final referee Howard Webb to prepare him for working at high altitude in South Africa.


  • Physiology
  • Exercise science
  • Sport performance
  • Exercise
  • Health 

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Rob Scaife
Rob Scaife working with referee Howard Webb
Rob Scaife

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