Innovative Kinetic Measure Plate from Germany
Bavarian based company KMP Newton for the first time presents its web-based Kinetic Measure Plate in the U.K. at the Elite Sports Performance and Rehabilitation Expo at stand 8191.... SEE MORE
5 REASONS WHY YOUR CLUB NEEDS A UNIFIED ATHLETE MANAGEMENT SOLUTION
Digital solutions have become an integral part of elite athlete management, but ask 10 professional coaches about their experiences with these systems and you’ll get 10 different responses!... SEE MORE
NIDMS: 3 Year Injury Incidence Audit in Ballet
NIDMS are a leading dance institution and have commissioned research into the injury incidence in ballet over the last three years... SEE MORE
Balance measurement using Sensor technology
Balance is an ability to maintain body in control with minimal body sway. Until recently professionals relied on bulky, expensive equipment to monitor this.... SEE MORE
Young Professional Footballers are at Risk of Developing Sleep Apnea
Head injuries tend to be one the most common injuries for football players. However recent studies have found another common disorder associated with the sport. Sleep apnea, a serious breathing disorder, has been found to be... SEE MORE
Auxetic Materials: The Perfect Choice for Personal Protective Equipment?
Auxetic materials’ enhanced properties such as conformability, superior energy absorption and reduced thickness make it a quality material for personal protective equipment, according to current research.... SEE MORE
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