News Archive, Tag: Physio and Sport Science Centre

Bristol City defender Derrick Williams undergoing a Vo2 test under the watchful eye of Lead Applied Physiologist Jonathan Robinson

Bristol City and Partick Thistle kick off pre-season preparations at Sports Training Village

28 June 2016

Football League Championship club Bristol City and Scottish Premiership outfit Partick Thistle are using the University of Bath Sports Training Village this week to begin their preparations for the 2016/17 season. City’s first-team squad are taking part in ‘pre pre-season’ testing, where staff from the Team Bath Physio & Sports Science Centre help the Robins’ coaches assess the players’ fitness after the summer break. As well as cycling, sprint and physiological tests, City’s players have...

The Science Behind Sport: Introducing brand new podcasts from Team Bath Physio and Sport Science

24 February 2016

As part of the University's Team Bath Futures project, we are delighted to unveil a series of new podcasts produced by Team Bath Physio and Sport Science. A big facet of the Futures project is education and our podcasts aim to bring young athletes, parents and professionals interested in developing their sport science knowledge base up to date with the discussions taking place within the industry. Our podcasts explore the science behind sport, from growth and maturation to injury prevention and...

Sport scholars from across Europe gather for first-of-its-kind Sports Performance Conference at University of Bath

27 January 2016

More than 200 athletes, coaches and sport specialists flocked from across the UK and Europe on Friday (January 22) to the University of Bath for the Sports Performance Conference organised by Team Bath athlete Eva Piatrikova. The ground-breaking day featured expert talks, analysis and networking focusing on the importance of direct and constructive links between research and performance in sport. Professors from as far as Vrije Universiteit Brussels, the University of Central Lancashire and Loughborough University joined University of...

James Boyd

BLOG: Tale of the tape – helping young athletes become resilient not reliant on quick fixes

09 October 2015

James Boyd is a Sports Physiotherapist at the Team Bath Physio & Sports Science Centre. In this blog he looks at how physio and education can help the next generation of athletes achieve their full potential...  Well, what a fantastic few days I’ve had recently. I have not long returned from working at the 2015 Sainsbury’s School Games and I am proud to have shared company with a wonderful plethora of athletes, coaches, doctors and physiotherapists. This...

Upgrades to the Sports Training Village – update

08 April 2015

Work to modernise and upgrade the changing room environment across the Sports Training Village, as well as revamp the Physio and Sport Science Centre reception areas, is getting under way. The next phase will be the opening out of the changing rooms along the corridor from the gym to the judo dojo. The plan is to create more flexible spaces with modern fixtures and fittings. The work will start on Friday April 17th and, during...

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