Nutrition and sport and exercise news


Your learning – sport and exercise courses

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View our facilities

the climbing wall at Eastbourne campus

As a Brighton sport and exercise student you’ll benefit from fantastic on-campus facilities – take a virtual tour:

Sport and exercise science labs
Teaching and research gym/ strength and conditioning suite
Sport and fitness facilities

You can also find lots of information on our facilities site. 

Listen to our podcasts

George Mills Sports scholar, 1500m British Indoor Athletics Champion, and sport and exercise science student chats about balancing studies with elite sport and his Olympic dreams

Dr Alan Richardson chats about his research on the physiological changes and human tolerance to severe environmental exposure.

Dr Alex Channon course leader for sport studies and sport management discusses his research on combat sports, which focuses on medical issues, how they’re regulated and the difference between fighting and violence.

Professor Nick Webborn OBE, who is chair of the British Paralympic Association, talks about his career journey and mission to bring the same level of support to Paralympians as Olympians.

Dr Gary Brickley renowned Paralympic cycling coach who’s worked with 14-time Paralympic gold winner Dame Sarah Storey, chats about his career and work with Paralympians.

Professor Yannis Pitsiladis chats about the University being at the forefront of anti-doping research and his mission to lead a team to a sub-2 hour marathon.

Hear from a current student

Lucy chats about studying a sport course at the University of Brighton in this short video.

Your learning

You’ll find lots of information on where to get to the right resources and support to make it easier to achieve your goals on our website.

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