Research from University of South Wales submitted into Sport and Exercise Sciences, Leisure and Tourism includes work from staff in the Sport, Health and Exercise Science Research Group
, based in the Faculty of Life Sciences and Education.Research
centres on two integrated, multi-disciplinary themes – Sports Performance and Vascular Health. The Sports Performance Group takes a practical approach to improving elite athlete performance and promoting physical activity among adolescent performers. The Vascular Health Group, a biomedical theme, focuses on the vascular benefits of exercise throughout life.
These two main themes are strategically supported by specialist research disciplines focused on: Clinical Neuroscience / Vascular Physiology
; Sport Psychology
; Injury, Training Load and Monitoring, Rehabilitation
; and Sports Coaching and Development.