Applying science to sports performance

Wednesday 8th May 10:00 - 10:50

This session will share insights into how scientific processes are being used to optimise sports performance, specifically in rugby and the Olympic and Paralympic system. Examples will be shared from various professional sports teams, and international teams, with ambitions of winning World Cup's and Olympic Medals.

Speaker:
Professor Ben Jones, Professor of Sports Physiology and Performance at Leeds Beckett University

Speaker:
Kevin Currell, Director of Science and Technical Development at English Institute of Sport