Coaching and Pedagogy Research Group: Research Projects

Our research aims to make positive changes to coach, teacher and practitioner development and inform policy and practice to improve people’s lives. We provide multidisciplinary approaches to our research with the aim of solving real world problems and pride ourselves in collaborating with industry partners.

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Outdoor PE Project



Small-sided Games in Football Training

Special Olympics

Multidisciplinary approach to coaching Laser Run

Caring Culture in Sport Coaching

Think Aloud and Coach Reflection

Improving young children’s physical and cognitive outcomes through a gamified at-home intervention

Warrington Youth Rowing Club Project

Experiences of Pregnancy on the World Class Programme: Athlete Partner Research

Appreciating and Supporting Community Sport Coaches

Postgraduate Research

Our postgraduate students study a range of PhD’s and Professional Doctorates in the areas of coaching, education, and pedagogy. In addition to applying multiple approaches in areas such as sport psychology, nutrition, physiology and strength and conditioning to coaching and teaching practice. For more information on postgraduate study with us please see our Postgraduate research opportunities in Sport and Exercise Science webpage.

Current students

Current students

Amy Elizabeth Hardwick

Andrew Newland

Eleanor Cantwell

James Bush

Jason Doggett

Jenna Louise Rice

Jono McPhail

Millie Graveson

Sam Richardson

Steven Vaughan

Former students

Former students

Noel Dempsey

Reece Chapman