In reaching across the sporting spectrum, the ‘Applied sport science’ thematic comprises a number of related Research Groups. These include; ‘Youth and physical development’, ‘Performance analysis’, ‘Sport psychology’, Applied injury science’ and the ‘High performance group’. The principal focus of the research undertaken lies in the scientific analysis and application of the more traditional sport science disciplines of physiology, psychology and biomechanics to sporting performance.
Research and Innovation Groups
Dr Marianne Gittoes - Applied Injury Science
Dr Ian Bezodis - High Performance Sport
Dr Peter O'Donoghue - Sports Performance Analysis
Dr Tjerk Moll /
Dr David Wasley - Sport & Performance Psychology
Dr Rhodri Lloyd - Youth Physical Development