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Wheelchair Athletes: Peter Harrison Centre for Disability Sport

Speed, distance and body temperature are just some of the indicators that could be used to monitor and enhance the performance of athletes, but how is this measured during a fast-paced game of wheelchair rugby?

In this video, two members of the Peter Harrison Centre for Disability Sport describe the innovative data gathering techniques that are being developed at Loughborough University in response to the complicated challenges faced by sports scientists.

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Data Tells a Story: Reading Data in the Social Sciences and Humanities

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