Adam Miles, PhD candidate, has been awarded the Sport Psychologist 2016 Young Researcher Award by the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP) Foundation.
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A 12 week pilot study RuFIT is helping local male rugby fans improve their lifestyle and physical activity levels.
Naomi Ireland (BPhEd 2014) attended the International University Sports Federation forum in Montpellier, France in July. As the student representative for the University and Tertiary Sport New Zealand, Naomi will discuss the need for greater sporting leadership opportunities for students.
The Postgraduate Symposium was jointly hosted by the School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences (PESES) and the School of Physiotherapy in November.