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School of Sports News
Academics shortlisted for women in sports awards7 November 2019
Two Leeds Beckett University academics are in the running for two prestigious sports awards.
Athletes and coaches nominated for 2020 Leeds Sports Awards30 October 2019
Leeds Beckett University graduates Alex Bell, David Stone, Kadeena Cox, Laura Weightman and Tom Bosworth and LBU coaches Andi Drake and Andy Henderson have received nominations for the 2020 Leeds Sports Awards.
Carnegie School of Sport building on track with topping out7 October 2019
Leeds Beckett University marked a construction milestone for its £45m Carnegie School of Sport building with a topping out celebration with alumni from partner sports clubs.
Chasing the sporting dream30 September 2019
Ahead of his inaugural lecture on 9 October, Professor Kevin Till gives his thoughts here on the road to achieving sporting success.
Former Leeds Beckett student named UEFA Women's Player of the Year30 August 2019
Leeds Beckett graduate and England football star Lucy Bronze has been named UEFA Women’s Player of the Year – the first ever English footballer to receive the accolade.
Making obesity history25 July 2019
A new system developed by Leeds Beckett University to tackle the nation’s obesity crisis has been unveiled today.
Huddersfield Town players on campus24 May 2019
Players from the Huddersfield Town FC first team came onto campus to take part in testing by the Carnegie School of Sport.
Knowing the Score conference to explore music and sport links22 May 2019
Experts in music and sport will discuss the dynamic and creative relationship between these fields at the Leeds Beckett University hosted, Knowing the Score conference at The Emerald Headingley Stadium on 26 June.
Olympic hero Dame Kelly Holmes visits Leeds Beckett University22 May 2019
Double Olympic gold medallist Dame Kelly Holmes will be sharing insights into her road to success and her battles with mental health during an event at Leeds Beckett University.