News/Social Media In 'News/Social Media' News/Social MediaJamaican Track and Field Team Back to 'Olympics' NewsRSS FeedAtom Feed SPC director to become Editor-in-Chief DescriptionIt has been confirmed that the Director of the Sport Policy Centre (SPC), Dr Jonathan Grix, is to take over from Professor Barrie Houlihan as Editor-in-Chief of the renowned International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics from June, 2016. SPC member sheds light on what dedicated football supporters think about Qatar's forthcoming hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup finals DescriptionDedicated football supporters' attitudes towards Qatar's awarding of the 2022 FIFA World Cup do not wholly reflect the morale and logistical panic advocated by various international journalists, politicians and sports officials. Exercise as Medicine teaching pioneered with medics DescriptionWith over a third of adults in the West Midlands insufficiently 'active' and an irrefutable evidence base regarding the benefits of physical activity, more than 350 third-year medical students will be educated on the health benefits of 'Movement as Medicine' by staff from the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences this February. China accused of state sponsored doping DescriptionIn case you missed it, one of China's most famous athletes, Wang Junxia has admitted doping in a letter she and other athletes wrote in 1998. Is exercise enough as part of diabetes treatment? DescriptionCurrent exercise guidelines for type 2 diabetes patients offer no recommendations regarding goals for increasing fitness levels and are identical to recommendations given to all adults. Dr Thomas Solomon, EU Marie Curie Research Fellow in the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, discusses his investigations into type 2 diabetes. Displaying 11 to 15 of 223 Previous 1 2 3 4 5 … Next Olympics Tweets Browser does not support script. Browser does not support script.