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Work-ready graduate gets the edge

Thursday, 05 May 2016 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > School of Exercise and Health Sciences > 2016 > 05

Exercise and Sports Science graduate, Tom James-Wallace, secures a job after completing an internship with the WA Football Commission.

Flexibility training: Can we improve the ‘best method’?

Thursday, 18 February 2016 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research > 2016 > 02

Getting the same result more safely.

ECU Sports Science students visit the West Coast Eagles

Tuesday, 20 October 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > School of Exercise and Health Sciences > 2015 > 10

ECU Exercise and Sports Science students were recently guests of the West Coast Eagles at Domain Stadium in Subiaco.

Why eating sometimes makes you sleepy

Monday, 21 September 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > School of Exercise and Health Sciences > 2015 > 09

Why does eating a big meal sometimes make you tired? Dr Angus Stewart investigates.

Why do my muscles ache the day after exercise?

Monday, 14 September 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research > 2015 > 09

It’s normal to experience muscle pain after exercising if it’s been a while since you were active or performed a certain movement, ECU's Professor Ken Nosaka looks at the facts.

Belridge students work to the max!

Friday, 04 September 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > School of Exercise and Health Sciences > 2015 > 09

Students from Belridge Senior High School’s Year 11 Physical Education Studies course recently participated in an exercise physiology laboratory run through the School of Exercise and Health Sciences Human Performance Centre.

Physical Education Studies Biomechanics & Exercise Physiology Revision Workshops

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > School of Exercise and Health Sciences > 2015 > 08

ECU’s Human Performance Centre is presenting two valuable Physical Education Studies revision workshops to help Year 12 students prepare for the upcoming WACE exams.

The science of doping

Friday, 21 August 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research > 2015 > 08

Dr Greg Haff explains how athletes get away with doping and what sporting authorities can do to try to stop them.

Dr Gregory Haff named president of NSCA

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > School of Exercise and Health Sciences > 2015 > 07

Dr Haff was named the 14th president of the National Strength and Conditioning Association, the first international president appointment for the organisation.

It takes a special kind of cyclist to win the Tour de France

Friday, 03 July 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research > 2015 > 07

To win the Tour de France a competitor has to be a rare breed indeed ECU researchers Chris Abbiss and Paolo Menaspà take a look at what's required.

Delayed onset muscle soreness: A useful signal from our body?

Thursday, 07 May 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research > 2015 > 05

Getting sore after exercise might not be a bad thing after all.

Why do we get stronger only at the muscle length adopted in training?

Thursday, 26 March 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research > 2015 > 03

Well…it’s complicated.

Stretch the muscle, weaken the nerves?

Thursday, 26 March 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research > 2015 > 03

Muscle stretching can make us briefly weaker, but don’t blame the muscle.

Activity-dependent changes in the human spinal cord

Friday, 30 January 2015 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > School of Exercise and Health Sciences > 2015 > 01

Dr Janet Taylor will present her latest neurophysiology-based research at a special presentation on Friday, 13 February 2015 at 2pm at ECU's Joondalup Campus.

Eagles legend plays hard, studies harder

Thursday, 04 December 2014 Schools > Exercise and Health Sciences > News and events > School of Exercise and Health Sciences > 2014 > 12

Play hard, but study even harder was the message West Coast Eagles legend John Worsfold delivered when he spoke to 300 high school students recently.

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