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Discover the latest in dance medicine and science with IADMS

We’re pleased to announce we’re supporting this year’s International Association for Dance Medicine and Science Regional Meeting in Ipswich, UK. The event is taking place at Jerwood Dance House, Ipswich on Friday 26th May 2017. 

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Running Flow: how to get in ‘the zone’, destroy more PRs

Ask any serious runner and they’ll tell you that being mentally sound is vital to success in the sport. The ability to enter a flow state of mind is something that Dr. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi has devoted his entire career to understanding.

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Contemporary Issues in Sports Coaching Event 2017

Contemporary Issues in Sport Coaching Wednesday 22nd March 10am-5pm Jennie Lee Building Nexus Area, Ground Floor, The Open University, Milton Keynes     The event has been organised by The Open University and hopes to bring together academics and practitioners to explore some of the contemporary issues in sports coaching. Keynote speakers include: Dr Richard Bailey, The International Council for Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE) Dr Sophia Jowett,  author of  Social Psychology in Sport (Human Kinetics, 2007) Dr Leanne Norman, Leeds Beckett University Marieanne Spacey MBE, England Women’s Senior Football Team Assistant Coach Registration and tickets are available from The … Continue reading Contemporary Issues in Sports Coaching Event 2017

Why Christmas songs might be inappropriate for your festive workout

This infographic has been created by sports psychologist and Human Kinetics author, Dr. Costas Karageorghis.

Dr. Costas Karageorghis is renowned for his research into the effects of music in the realm of exercise and sport. He has published two books with Human Kinetics, including Inside Sport Psychology and Applying Music in Exercise and Sport. Continue reading “Why Christmas songs might be inappropriate for your festive workout”