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EXPERT COMMENT: Athletes, you’re doing weight training all wrong

EXPERT COMMENT: Athletes, you’re doing weight training all wrong

Aug 01, 2016 14:36 BST
​Glyn Howatson, Professor of Human & Applied Physiology at Northumbria, along with Angu...

Train-ing exercise

Train-ing exercise

Jul 29, 2016 15:55 BST
West Midlands firefighters will be teaming up with London Midland on Saturday 30 July f...

Launch of Moray Mile exercise initiative for primary pupils

Launch of Moray Mile exercise initiative for primary pupils

Apr 20, 2016 09:17 BST
An initiative is to be launched next week to ensure that children in primary schools ac...

Helping women in Brighton stay young

Apr 09, 2016 14:28 BST
According to the BBC program “How to Stay Young”, dancing as a form of exercise is one ...

 Premier League referees prepare for South American heat at Northumbria

Premier League referees prepare for South American heat at Northumbria

Jan 26, 2016 13:56 GMT
​Two Premier League football officials prepared for a stint in South America by trainin...

From burpees to boardroom

Aug 24, 2015 16:06 BST
Looking to start a fitness business? Take inspiration from 35-year old James Hardy, a f...

Walking football growing in popularity

Walking football growing in popularity

Jun 22, 2015 11:16 BST
Walking football sessions for the over-50s have come on leaps and bounds since being in...

Can exercise help older people with vision problems avoid falls?

Can exercise help older people with vision problems avoid falls?

Jun 09, 2015 00:00 BST
Older people with visual impairments are participating in a major study looking at how ...

Experts examine footballers’ impact on school children’s fitness

Experts examine footballers’ impact on school children’s fitness

Mar 09, 2015 00:00 GMT
Experts from Northumbria University are examining the impact of a school wellbeing cour...

Upcoming FBCC-events on May

Upcoming FBCC-events on May

Apr 25, 2014 13:52 BST