School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences

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29 Jul 2014

Professor Yeadon receives Jim Hay Award for biomechanics research

Professor Yeadon receiving the award from John Challis, the current Past-President of the American Society of Biomechanics

Professor Fred Yeadon from the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences has received the Jim Hay Memorial Award for Research in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics from the American Society of Biomechanics at the World Congress of Biomechanics held in Boston USA.

The Hay Award selection is based on originality, quality and depth of the research and the relevance of this work to the field of Sports and Exercise biomechanics. There are currently 11 recipients of this award world-wide.

The photograph shows Professor Yeadon receiving the award from John Challis, the current Past-President of the American Society of Biomechanics.