Auburn Engineering Athletes Hype Video

the auburn university Samuel again College of Engineering has embraced a bold vision to become the best student centered engineering experience in America through leading research that improves the quality of life and fosters economic competitiveness and a dynamic faculty that exemplifies excellence we are advancing engineering innovation right here at Auburn but our students…

Sport and Exercise Sciences BSc (Hons)

I originally chose Birmingham because the campus was just phenomenal. They have great facilities, the staff are great. Research quality as well, they provide you with world-leading research so you’re always up to date with all the knowledge. The sport as well is high quality. I love sport and I love science and it’s just…

Jousting: The Ultimate Sport

Today we’ve been at the physio and sports science centre at the University of Bath to access the physical characteristics of a jousting athlete or a knight. We’ve been measuring endurance, strength, agility and core stability. But there’s other factors that come into this that make it much harder. So once the armour goes on,…

Sports Are Moving from the Stadium to Your Smartphone

What’s going on for the future of the sports and recreation industry? Let’s talk about the details. Today, we’re going to talk about the global sports and recreation industry, a really big and exciting industry that’s growing quickly as incomes rise in emerging nations around the world. Now, sports mean a lot of different things…

For Blind Gamers, Equal Access to Racing Video Games

my name is Brian Smith and I’m a PhD candidate in the computer vision lab here at Columbia and I’m the creator and the developer of the racing auditory display “the RAD” and what it is is a way of making it possible for people who are blind to play racing games and have the…

Concussion in sport: making athletes safer with research

You’re taught as a young kid to sort of put on these layers of armour, to get out there and get into the fray One of my grandfather’s old sayings, he said ‘It’s better to wake up in an ambulance than duck out of a contest’ Aww. You can hear the sound. Crunch! It reverberated…

Sport and Exercise Sciences – 3rd year dissertation poster presentations

My name’s Jade Samford and I do Sport and Exercise Sciences and for my third year dissertation project I’ve done a service evaluation of the Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals trust Phase 3 cardiovascular rehabilitation programme that’s offered at City Hospital in Birmingham. Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of mortality in the United Kingdom…