Physical activity & ageing in ex-Servicemen

Dr Rachel Williams, a former PhD student in HART and now one of our Associate Members, has recently had one of her articles from the doctoral study published in Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise & Health*.  Rachel’s qualitative research explored Continue reading Physical activity & ageing in ex-Servicemen

Conference season

HART researchers and associates, Ms Rachel Williams (University of Lincoln), Dr Anu Vaittinen (Newcastle University), and Dr Helen Owton (Open University), recently attended the 5th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise at the University of Chichester, UK. Continue reading Conference season

Ex-service personnel, physical activity & ageing

Rachel Williams, a full-time research student with HART, is undertaking a doctoral research project on ex-service personnel, as part of a wider HART programme on physical activity, physical cultures and embodiment, led by HART Director, Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson.  As part of this Continue reading Ex-service personnel, physical activity & ageing

HART Seminar Completed

This week saw the annual HART research seminar delivered in the Human Performance Centre, School of Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Lincoln. The seminar gives an opportunity to disseminate some of our ongoing projects to colleagues from Continue reading HART Seminar Completed

HART publication: Ageing and leisure

HART team member Dr. Adam Evans, together with Mike Sleap of the University of Hull, recently published work focusing upon older adults’ lifelong memories of aquatic physical activity in Leisure Studies Journal. The paper presents data based upon interview with Continue reading HART publication: Ageing and leisure