School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences

PhD opportunities

Travis Taylor

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PhD Student


Travis is a Canadian citizen who moved to the UK in 2005 to pursue a career as a lacrosse coach. In 2013, Travis graduated with a MSc in Sociology of Sport from Loughborough University where he is currently the men’s lacrosse coach.

Project information

The role of lacrosse as a catalyst for the construction and maintenance of national identity

Research into the use of lacrosse by the Iroquois federation in the construction and promotion of economic, political, and cultural independence from both Canada and the U.S.A.