Lucy Holmes

 

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Lecturer in Performance Analysis

Qualifications
BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science, University College Wor​cester
PG Cert Research Methods, University of Worcester
MPhil Performance Analysis & Training

Teaching and Academic Leadership

Module Leader: SSP 7037 Computerised Performance Analysis
Year Tutor: Sport and Physical Education

Consultancy
Performance Analysis Consultant (CPA), Fiji Rugby Union
(2009)
Performance Analysis Consultant, England Hockey (2008-2009)
Conditioning and Training Consultant, England RFU Referees (2006-2008)
Performance Analysis Consultant, Gaelic Football Association (2007)
Performance Analysis Consultant, Birmingham City FC (2005-2006)
Sports Science Consultant, Birmingham City FC (2005-2006)
Sports Science Consultant, West Bromwich Albion FC (2003-2005)
Sports Science Consultant, Worcester Hockey Club (2002)

Sporting Profile
Performance
International Judo 
Regional Hockey

Coaching
University Womens Hockey Coach (2001-2005)
Club Judo Coach (1994-1998)

Research Interests

Performance analysis

Use of technology in sport and education

Use of performance analysis and technology to provide feedback to athletes

Use of performance analysis in assisting the development of sport specific fitness assessments and training programmes.
Time-motion analysis

Demands of sport

Research Profile
Tromp, M. and Holmes, L. (2011). The effect of free-hit rule changes on match variables and patterns of play in international standard women's field hockey. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 11, 376-391.

Neil, R., Faull, A., Wilson, K.,  Nichols, T., Edwards, C., Cullinane, A., Bowles, H. R. C., & Holmes, L. (2011, Sept). The provision of sport psychology support within a United Kingdom University: Insights into working with a Soccer, Field Hockey, and Cricket team. Presented at the Annual Conference of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, Honolulu, USA.

Holmes, L.A., Peters, D.M. and Robinson, P.D. (2008). A time motion analysis of elite women's hockey - implications for fitness assessment and training. Book of abstracts for the World Congress of Performance Analysis of Sport VIII, Magdeburg

Azevedo, L.B., Lambeth-Mansell, A., Martin, L., Wright, R.L. and Holmes, L.A. (2008). Reliability of nondifferential GPS on measurement of distance and elevation on cross-country mountain bike race. Conference proceedings British Association of Sport & Exercise Science (BASES), Brunel.

L.Martin, R.Wright, A.Lambeth, L.Holmes and L.Azevedo (2007). Relationship between heart rate recovery and hill climbing performance in cross-country mountain biking. Conference proceedings British Association of Sport & Exercise Science (BASES), Bath.

Lambeth, A., Martin, L., Azevedo, L., Holmes, L. and Wright, R  (2007). The physiological determinants of performance and exercise intensity of cross country mountain bike racing. Conference proceedings European College of Sports Science (ECSS), Finland.

Holmes, L.A., Robinson, P.D., and Peters, D.M. (2007). Accuracy of manual versus automated player tracking methods In field hockey. Conference proceedings of the 6th International Symposium of Computer Science in Sport, Calgary.

Holmes, L.A., Robinson, P.D., and Peters, D.M. (2006). How hard do they work?  A work rate analysis of elite level Women's Hockey. Book of abstracts for the World Congress of Performance Analysis of Sport VII, Szombathely, Hungary, Dancs, H., Hughes, M. & Ekler, J.H. (eds.), 109

Holmes, L. (2002). A Physiological Analysis of Work-Rate in English Female Football Players. Insight, 5, 54-55.