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Students gain insight into practical application of sport and exercise nutrition in elite sports6 December 2017
A former graduate who is a two-time Olympian has been sharing her experiences with Sport and Exercise Nutrition students.
Academics share research findings with elite athletes in Monaco6 December 2017
Two academics from Leeds Beckett University were rubbing shoulders with the elite from the athletics world recently when they headed to Monaco to take part in the International Association of Athletics Federations’ Athletics Awards.
Leave your ego at the door – researchers uncover reality of wingsuit flying22 November 2017
Researchers from Leeds Beckett University are challenging the myth that extreme sports enthusiasts push themselves to the max and take risks no matter what the consequences.
School pupils graduate from Progression Module at Leeds Beckett21 November 2017
More than 400 West Yorkshire school pupils have celebrated their achievements at Leeds Beckett University, graduating from the University’s Progression Module.
Leeds Beckett to examine student athlete use of substances for research project16 November 2017
A nationwide survey to explore the substance habits of British student athletes has been launched by Leeds Beckett.
Award for Leeds Beckett researcher for whistleblowing on doping study14 November 2017
A Leeds Beckett Research Fellow has won a prestigious award for a groundbreaking study on blowing the whistle on doping.
Leeds Beckett University marks World Diabetes Day with new collaboration14 November 2017
Leeds Beckett University is marking World Diabetes Day today (14 November) by announcing an exciting new collaboration with the AGADA Institute, a European organisation dedicated to advance the excellence and quality of diabetes education, research, patient care and clinical practice.
Coaching conference takes place in Budapest8 November 2017
100 coaches, coach developers and researchers from 15 different countries came together in Budapest for the first ever iCoachKids Conference.
Orthopaedic sports medicine conference to be held at Leeds Beckett University31 October 2017
Experts who deal with orthopaedic sports medicine are being invited to a conference at Leeds Beckett University next month.