Events, Fitness News

The International Sport & Exercise Nutrition Conference

ISENC LogoNorthumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne
16th to 18th December, 2014

The conference offers a comprehensive review of the effects of diet and exercise on health and performance, with particular focus on sport and lifestyle factors that influence health.

Leading international speakers including Sir Chris Hoy and Haile Gebrselassie will present the latest evidence and encourage discussion and interaction.

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5 fitness trends to expect in 2015

HIITAt the recent IDEA World Fitness Conference in California, a number of trends were predicted to dominate the fitness industry in the following year.

With people looking to focus on fitness regimes that provide maximum results from minimum time, the top five fitness trends are listed below.

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PE News

Unique guide to teaching dance in the primary school

If you think you lack the necessary training for teaching dance in the primary classroom and are searching for resources to support teaching and learning, then look no further.

Complete Guide to Primary Dance, provides all the insight, expertise and confidence you’ll need to teach dance to children from reception to year 6.

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NDTA Conference 2014

NDTA Conference LogoThis year’s NDTA conference will focus on delivering high quality dance practice in and beyond the curriculum.

Through keynote presentations, panel discussions, workshops and seminars the day offers a stimulating professional development opportunity to support and inspire dance teachers working at all levels.

The Conference also sees the official launch of Complete Guide to Primary Dance by Lynne Paine, who will be available to sign copies of her book on the Human Kinetics stand at the event.

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Fitness News, PE News

How effective are cycle lanes?

CyclistIn an effort to improve safety and encourage greater participation, the use of cycle lanes is seen as an important element and many new schemes are have already been introduced across the UK and Europe.

A new study in the journal Transport looked at the impact of cycle lanes on cyclist safety in terms of passing space given by overtaking vehicles.

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