While cuts and bruises may be avoided, new research suggests that wearing headgear during rugby can put players at...
22 Dec 2017
Athletes explain how they use their mind to give themselves the edge, as they pursue their Olympic Dreams
25 Oct 2017
We've just seen a week in which temperatures in parts of the UK nudged 35 degrees Centigrade. Do you have to...
26 Jun 2017
Snooze you don’t lose: Caroline Heaney asks 'Is sleep the secret ingredient of World Cup success?'
30 Oct 2015
Caroline Heaney sheds some light on the hot topic of recovery in professional sports tournaments like the Rugby World...
22 Oct 2015
Laurie Taylor discusses the social history of the gym and prejudices against tattoos with his guests on Thinking...
08 May 2015
Do good, get fit.
07 Apr 2014
We're linking up with The Naked Scientists again, for more science in the raw.
05 Aug 2010
Gold costs - and right here is where the young athletes start paying for their Olympic dreams.
23 Mar 2010
Eating your way to the top in sport is not just possible – it's vital. But you need to get your intake balanced...
11 Jul 2008