Performance Summit 2018: learning, engaging, inspiring, networking


USW's Performance Summit, held on March 16, 2018, offered USW Sport students the chance to learn from three leading figures in the strength and conditioning and performance arena, and engage with industry professionals.

The summit was sponsored by Absolute Performance; Hawkins Dynamics; Vald Performance, and our educational partner Setanta College, and featured key speakers:

  • Dean Riddle: Seattle Seahawks Applied Sports Scientist
  • Dr Scott Drawer: Team Sky Performance Solutions
  • Darren Roberts: High Performance Manager Harris & Ross

Chris Tombs, organiser, said: "This was an unique opportunity for our students to meet and learn from some of the best practitioners in elite sport."

"Events like this are a important feature of our strength and conditioning course and are key to exposing our students to be best training practices, specialist knowledge and skills required by the modern strength and conditioning coach."