Hannah Pitt

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Hannah graduated from Nottingham Trent University in 2011 with a BSc Sport and Exercise Science. She then went on to complete the International Olympic Committee's Diploma in Sport Nutrition. She has five years’ experience working as a Sports Scientist within football. Her experience ranges from League 1 to Premier League Clubs and has worked with both Senior and Academy squads. Her most recent role was as a Sports Scientist at the Nike Academy. Hannah has also worked as an S&C coach with the Welsh Hockey NAG Squad.

Project Title: An investigation into the criterion validity of Differential Ratings of Perceived Exertion (dRPE) as a tool to measure training load in Youth Academy Soccer Players.

Supervisors: Professor Barry Drust, Dr Craig Whitworth-Turner, Dr Matthew Weston


2013, International Olympic Committee, United Kingdom, Diploma in Sports Nutrition
2011, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, United Kingdom, BSc Sport and Exercise Science


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