Dr Stacey Emmonds, Reader

Dr Stacey Emmonds

Reader

Stacey completed her PhD in 2016 at Leeds Beckett University, before becoming a Senior Lecturer in Sports Coaching. Her main areas of teaching and research are in the areas of youth athletic development and sports performance.

Stacey is currently leads paediatric physiology and strength and conditioning modules. Her main areas of interest are paediatric physiology, strength and conditioning, talent development as well as the match and training demands of youth athletes. Stacey's current research focus in on the performance characteristics of youth female soccer players.

Stacey also has extensive experience of working within elite sport. She spent 6 years at Leeds United where she was Head of Sport Science for Leeds United academy. She is currently the Head of Sport Science for Doncaster Rovers Belles and is the lead strength and conditioning coach for England Women's rugby league squad.

Current Teaching

  • BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching
  • BSc (Hons) Physical Education
  • MSc Strength and Conditioning

Research Interests

Stacey's current research focuses on talent development as well as the match and training demands of youth athletes. Stacey is currently working with a number of youth female soccer academies to explore the performance characteristics of youth female soccer players.

Dr Stacey Emmonds, Reader

Selected Outputs

  • Till K; Abraham A; Emmonds S; Mitchell TO; North J (2017) Participant and Performer Development in Youth Football. In: Global Coach Conference, 31 July 2017 - 2 August 2017, Liverpool.

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  • Emmonds S; O'Hara J; Jones BL; Till K; Brightmore A; Cooke C (2015) Influence of 5, 10 and 20 second movement demands on rugby league referee penalty accuracy. In: The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) conference,, 1 December 2015 - 2 December 2015, St George’s Park, Burton upon Trent, UK.

  • Emmonds S; O'Hara J; Till K; Jones B; Brightmore A; Cooke. C (2014) The effect of distance covered, number of high intensity efforts and heart rate on the decision-making accuracy of professional Rugby League referees. In: The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) conference, 25 November 2014 - 26 November 2014, St George’s Park, Burton upon Trent, UK.

    https://doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2014.968386

  • Till KA; Emmonds S; Jones B; Tester E; Fahey J; Cooke C (2013) The Longitudinal Development of Strength Characteristics within Academy Rugby League Players. In: British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) Annual Conference, 3 September 2013 - 5 September 2013, University of Central Lancashire, Carlisle, UK.

  • Emmonds S; Till KA; Tester E; Jones B; Fahey J; Cooke C (2013) The Longitudinal Development of Anthropometric and Fitness Characteristics within Academy Rugby League Players. In: British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) Annual Conference, 3 September 2013 - 5 September 2013, University of Central Lancashire, Carlisle, UK.

  • Fahey J; Till KA; Jones B; Tester E; Emmonds S; Cooke C (2013) Speed, Momentum and Peak Power Characteristics of Academy Rugby League Backs and Forwards by Annual-Age Category. In: British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) Annual Conference, 3 September 2013 - 5 September 2013, University of Central Lancashire, Carlisle, UK.

  • Jones B; Till KA; Tester E; Emmonds S; Fahey J; Cooke C (2013) Seasonal Changes in Anthropometric, Fitness and Strength Characteristics within Academy Rugby League Players. In: British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) Annual Conference, 3 September 2013 - 5 September 2013, University of Central Lancashire, Carlisle, UK.