Boxers benefit from eye checksEIS & GSK form new research partnershipRunning research needs you

Running research needs YOU!

The EIS and British Athletics are embarking on an innovative research partnership, Project Pinnacle, which will provide top endurance coaches and athletes with findings to improve elements of their training and competitive strategies, in a bid to maximise performance...

 

Girls4Gold star in BBC feature

Girls4Gold star in BBC feature

Back in July we announced that 12* athletes had been fast-tracked in to the GB Canoeing World Class Programme after successfully coming through the Girls4Gold talent identification programme...

 

Boxers benefit from eye checksEIS & GSK form new research partnershipMark Jarvis

Jarvis to fulfil Director of Performance Solutions role

The EIS is pleased to announce that Mark Jarvis will step up to fulfil the role of acting Director of Performance Solutions when present incumbent Raph Brandon takes up a new role with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) next month....

 

Boxers benefit from eye checksEIS & GSK form new research partnershipInjury Informing the process

Injury: Informing the process

Despite all the recent advances in sport science and medicine, injuries are still a part and parcel of performance sport. When injuries do happen, making the call as to whether it can be managed through any upcoming competitions, or whether time out or even surgery is needed, can sometimes be a difficult decision...

 

EIS Media Centre

EIS Media Centre

The English Institute of Sport (EIS) has representatives, sport scientists and medical experts available for media opportunities and to comment on their area of expertise.

Please visit our Media Centre for further information...

 

Commonwealth Games Support

Boxing

Sport: Boxing
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Calvin Morriss
EIS Operational Lead: Peter Elliott
Performance Director: Rob McCracken
2014/15 annual spend: £431,922

Team England selected athletes

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Hockey

Sport: Hockey
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Diccon Edwards
EIS Operational Lead: Jean Watson
Performance Director: Danny Kerry
2014/15 annual spend: £452,569

Team England selected athletes

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Netball

Sport: Netball
EIS Operational Lead: Di Benham
Performance Director: Anna Mayes
2014/15 annual spend: £249,935

Team England selected athletes

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Gymnastics

Sport: Gymnastics
Head of Sport Science & Medicine: Lou Fawcett
Head of Performance Sport: Roy Headey
EIS Operational Lead: Jo Benham
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Mark Jarvis

Team England selected athletes

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Squash

Sport: Squash
EIS Lead Sport Contact: Diccon Edwards
National Coach:
Chris Robertson
2014/15 annual spend: £167,245

Team England selected athletes

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Weightlifting

Sport: Weightlifting
EIS Lead Sport Contact: Mark Jarvis
Performance Director: Tommy Yule
2014/15 annual spend: £63,440

Team England selected athletes

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Triathlon

Sport: Triathlon
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Simon Jones
EIS Operational Lead: Emma Sharpe
Performance Director: Brendan Purcell
2014/15 annual spend: £231,552

Team England selected athletes

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Badminton

Sport: Badminton
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Diccon Edwards
Performance Director: Vacant
2014/15 annual spend: £288,000

Team England selected athletes

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Judo

Sport: Judo
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Mark Jarvis
EIS Operational Lead: Emma Sharpe
Performance Director: Nigel Donohue
2014/15 annual spend: £105,247

Team England selected athletes

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Athletics

Sport: Athletics
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Raph Brandon
Performance Director: Neil Black
2014/15 annual spend: £323,208 (combined programme)

Team England selected athletes

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Swimming

Sport: Swimming
EIS Lead Sport Contact: Simon Jones 
Performance Director: Chris Spice
2014/15 annual spend: £315,559

Team England selected athletes

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Diving

Sport: Diving
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Diccon Edwards
EIS Operational Lead: Claire Hague
Performance Director: Alexei Evangulov
2014/15 annual spend: £87,042

Team England selected athletes

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Cycling

Sport: Cycling
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Calvin Morriss
EIS Operational Lead: Peter Elliott
Programmes Director: Andy Harrison

Team England selected athletes

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EIS Head of Biomechanics Paul Worsfold explains how xsens 3D motion tracking technology is being used...

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Skills4Performance

Skills4Performance

Following last year’s successful inaugural Skills4performance workshop, we are pleased to announce the EIS will host two courses in 2014 covering eight practitioner disciplines...