Which Winter Olympic Sport Are You?
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Managing Rotator Cuff Injuries in Elite Athletes
It is essential that therapists work with athletes and clients effectively, in order to improve performance and aid rehabilitation through effective mobility and recovery practice.... SEE MORE
Is the Menstrual Cycle a Barrier to Effective Coaching?
A potential lack of understanding of the physical and emotional impacts of menstruation may act as a barrier to effective coaching between male coaches and female athletes.... SEE MORE
Improving Performance with Dietary Nitrates
Beetroot has earned the status of ‘superfood’, a new food group, reserved exclusively for highly nutritious healthy foods, packed full of vitamins and minerals. ... SEE MORE
Surgical Vs Conservative: Which Treatment Is Better for ACL Injuries in Elite Athletes?
As we all know, the Winter Olympics concluded in a magnificent manor at the weekend, and one of the main trends we saw in athletes this year was… anterior cruciate ligament injuries! ... SEE MORE
Pyeongchang Paralympic Winter Games: Summary
The Pyeongchang Paralympic Winter Games will be kicking on Friday 9th March and will be airing on Channel 4, in the UK. ... SEE MORE
Team US Adopts High-Tech Sports Medicine to Give Athletes an Edge
During her incredible career and one of the best downhill skiers of all time, Lindsey Vonn has sustained a variety of gruesome injuries, from broken bones to torn ligaments, and head injuries. Serious injuries of this... SEE MORE
Eddie Hall: DNA Testing to Improve Performance and Prevent Injury
Eddie Hall has recently started working with Muhdo, an expert DNA testing service that identifies biological factors that may impact the performance or recovery of an athlete. ... SEE MORE
What's the Best Practice for Treating Heatstroke in Athletes?
The National Athletic Trainers Association have outlined guidelines for treating heat related illness. ... SEE MORE
VALD Performance Compiles Hamstring Research Review
VALD performance are a leading supplier to the elite sports sector. Their testing systems provide unparalleled insights in to human movement, performance and injury risk. They have put together a review of hamstring injury research and... SEE MORE
Could a Natural Chinese Remedy be the Key to Improving Sports Performance?
Tribulus terrestris (TT) extracts have typically been associated with increased muscle mass and boosting testosterone levels. However, a new study by Ma, Guo, and Wang (2017) found that taking 1250mg capsules containing TT extracts made no... SEE MORE
Correlation Between Head Position During a Tackle and Head and Neck Injury in Rugby Players
From examining game videos, injury records and a questionnaire completed by the tacklers, Sobue et al (2017) were able to characterise the tackler’s head position during one-to-one tackling and determine the relation that correct and incorrect... SEE MORE
Are doping cases going undetected in elite sports?
A study by Ulrich, Pope, Cleret, Petroczi, Nepusz, Shaffer, Kanayama, Comstock and Simon (2017) has found that only a fraction of doping cases are testing positive in blood and urine tests. ... SEE MORE
Top 5 most effective evidence-based treatment options for concussion
Historically, patients with concussions were told to rest, rest, rest. And when that didn’t work, they were told to rest some more. The research on concussions is evolving at an exponential rate and we are rapidly realizing... SEE MORE
Eddie Hall is Speaking at the Show!
Eddie Hall will be running a Live Demo and Q&A seminar at the Elite Sports Expo... SEE MORE
Winners chosen for the Elite Sports Awards!
A panel of independent judges has chosen two winners for the Elite Sports Awards at the Elite Sports Expo in ExCeL London. ... SEE MORE
Are You Getting The Quality Protein You Thought You Paid For?
Did you know there’s a chance you may be wasting money on your protein supplements? Over the past year there have been issues with what is known as "protein spiking," as well as with protein powders... SEE MORE
Personalising Athletic Training & Nutrition to DNA
Every athlete is genetically programmed differently. Each has unique physical characteristics that have helped them to reach the elite level of their sport. These genetic differences not only influence their individual physiology and baseline attributes, but... SEE MORE
Cellper®Elite is launched at Elite Sports Expo 2017
At no time in competitive sport has the need for rapid and effective recovery and improved physical performance been greater. Strategies that promote effective recovery and the parallel increases in muscle size and strength (hypertrophy)... SEE MORE
BodyPartner showcase new orthotic product
BodyPartner will be showcasing their new orthotic product for the first time at COPA 17, whilst the Improved Posture T-shirt continues to go from strength to strength.... SEE MORE
Firstbeat Completes the Picture for Australian Rules Football Club: Port Adelaide FC
Sports monitoring technology gives scientists the information they need to connect theory and practice. Easy access to internal workload data makes it possible to match training and recovery prescriptions to the unique needs of each individual... SEE MORE