Tag ProfessionalDevelopment

A Letter to the 15,000!

Supporting Champions  A Letter to the 15,000!

Our ‘Performance Careers’ course now develops all of the aspects of the Letter to the 15,000 into a perfect primer for those starting out on their careers Dear budding sport scientist So you have enrolled on a sports science degree…

Collective Purpose

Supporting Champions  Collective Purpose

“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.” John F. Kennedy I was recently invited once again to speak at the brilliant Cheltenham Science Festival in June. It is always a privilege to be surrounded by not only…

CORE skills aren’t SOFT

Supporting Champions  CORE skills aren't SOFT

In 1958, as NASA began it’s search for aerospace pilots, the job description listed the need for the following characteristics;   · Male (how 1950s?) · Approx 5’11” /180cm · Aged between twenty-five and forty · A science degree ·…

Maximising experiences

Supporting Champions  Maximising experiences

I am a lucky boy. Lucky, lucky lucky (apologies if after only 8 words you are now singing Kylie Minogue’s hit or reciting sections of Monty Python’s Holy Grail). When I first started to work in high-performance I was fortunate…