Dr Andy Sparks’ research into the effects of probiotics on the health of marathon runners has been featured in two top magazines.
James Thompson was a national level cyclist, before a serious crash in 2014 left him unable to walk, talk or eat. Two years later, he completed an Ironman challenge. His courage, resilience and determination to use his experiences to inspire others have been recognised with an Edge Hill Excellence Scholarship.
An academic from Edge Hill University has collaborated with a national charity to develop training to raise awareness of child abuse within sport.
One of the world’s top young karate competitors graduated from Edge Hill University today with a degree in BA (Hons) Sports Development and Management.