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Richard Clarke

Staff Profile: Richard Clarke
Senior Lecturer in Strength and Conditioning and Coaching

Richard Clarke

Richard Clarke

Senior Lecturer in Strength and Conditioning and Coaching

Sport and Exercise

I'm a qualified Strength and Conditioning coach, teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level. As an experienced practitioner I also contribute to the Sports Coaching programme.

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 715235 Email: rclarke@glos.ac.uk

Biography

Following undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at the University of Gloucestershire in Strength and Conditioning, I worked for Gloucester Rugby, Bristol Academy of Sport and became an Accredited Strength and Conditioning Coach (ASCC) with the UKSCA.  In 2013 I returned to the university, teaching on both the Strength and Conditioning undergraduate and postgraduate degree paths.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
MSc Strength and Conditioning University of Gloucestershire 2013
BSc (Hons) Strength and Conditioning University of Gloucestershire 2011

Accreditation

United Kingdom Strength & Conditioning Association - Accredited member (2011)

Membership of professional bodies

UKSCA

Higher Education Academy

Teaching and research

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

Specifically interested in eccentric training, metabolic conditioning and field based training methods

External responsibilities

Professional positions

Member of the UKSCA coaching resource development group.