home of sport
The University has invested £45m in a state-of-the-art building providing an iconic home for the Carnegie School of Sport, housing specialist teaching and research laboratories. The facility provides a focus for the School’s undergraduate, postgraduate, research and enterprise programmes. It will also act as a hub for elite athletes, teams and industry partners.
The building includes the following laboratories; Exercise Physiology, Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Human movement, Body Composition (including dual energy x-ray absorptiometry), Biochemistry, Histology, Psychology, Human behaviour, Hot and Cold water Immersion, Nutritional Education, as well as two Extreme environmental chambers, Alter-G, Physiotherapy clinic, Performance analysis suites, Health and well-being studio, Indoor running track and Strength and conditioning area.