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Katherine with other LBU researchers.

Celebrating our global research community

Kathrin Weber travels from Austria to Leeds to protect sporting integrity and welfare in Paralympic Sport.

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International Olympic Committee - Respiratory Illness in Athletes

Dr Oliver Price has been invited to contribute to the IOC Consensus Statement.

Shania smiling in front of Yorkshire sport foundation signage

Sport, Physical Activity and Health alumni Shania Boom discusses her new role, some career highlights and her time at Leeds Beckett University

Former student Shania Boom, a recent graduate of the Sport, Physical Activity and Health course tells us about her time at university, securing her job at the Yorkshire Sport Foundation and some of her highlights so far.


Sport Development alumni Tom talks about his career so far

Watch our vlog and find out about Toms time at Leeds Beckett University and his role at the European Hockey Federation.

Hamza at work with children on the playground

Physical Education alumni graduates with first class honours degree

Hamza Mohammed tells us about his time studying Physical Education with Outdoor Education modules and discusses becoming the first male in his family to gain a degree.

Jonathan Allen at graduation smiling in cap and gown

From Physical Education student and Club Captain of Futsal, to postgraduate research student

Jonathan Allen, a recent graduate of the Physical Education course tells us about graduating, being Club Captain of Futsal and his transition from undergraduate student, to postgraduate research student.

Jonathan Allen Jonathan Allen
Alumni sitting in front of cardio testing facilities

Sport and Exercise Science graduate secures a job working at a leading cardiothoracic hospital

From a Sport and Exercise Science student, to Respiratory Physiologist, James McManus tells us about his time at university and how he secured his role at the Royal Papworth Hospital.

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Laura Weightman

Students gain insight into the practical application of sport and exercise nutrition in elite sport

MSc students gained a real insight into sport nutrition in practice during a guest lecture delivered by Ruth Wood Martin, Lead Performance Nutritionist with the Irish Rugby Football Union and two-time 1500m Olympian Laura Weightman.

The injured players foundation members at the centre

Support for spinal cord and brain injured rugby players

Carnegie Great Outdoors (CGO) have delivered 3 day supportive courses for spinal cord and brain injured rugby players since 2017 on behalf of the Rugby Football Union’s (RFU) Injured Players Foundation (IPF).

sport development graduate on graduation day in cap and gown

Sport Development graduate tells us how she secured a job working at the National Trust

Former Sport Development student, Fran Musgrave tells us about her motivations for choosing the course at Leeds Beckett, and her new role as Active Outdoor Development Officer at the National Trust.

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