Getting it right on the day

Getting it right on the day 

Years of training goes into those key performances, that one moment or thousandth of a second on the international stage which can be the difference between making the podium or going back without silverware…

 

Games key for pracitioner development

Games key for practitioner development

As the biggest multi-sport event outside the Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Commonwealth Games are often seen as a valuable experience for athletes, but they can also play a key role in the development of the support practitioners behind them...

 

Boxers benefit from eye checksEIS & GSK form new research partnershipNick Matthew

Matthew: It can't get better than that

Newly crowned Commonwealth Games champion Nick Matthew paid tribute to his support team after winning an enthralling final against compatriot James Willstrop in the men’s singles Squash....

 

Nick MatthewSkills4Performance applications re-opened for Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy Skills4Performance applications re-open

Physiotherapists wanting to develop a career in high performance sport have a second chance to apply for the next EIS Skills4Performance workshop, with applications now open again until 25th August 2014…

 

EIS Media Centre

EIS Media Centre

The English Institute of Sport (EIS) has representatives, sport scientists and medical experts available for media opportunities and to comment on their area of expertise.

Please visit our Media Centre for further information...

 

Commonwealth Games Support

Boxing

Sport: Boxing
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Calvin Morriss
EIS Operational Lead: Peter Elliott
Performance Director: Rob McCracken
2014/15 annual spend: £431,922

Team England selected athletes

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Hockey

Sport: Hockey
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Diccon Edwards
EIS Operational Lead: Jean Watson
Performance Director: Danny Kerry
2014/15 annual spend: £452,569

Team England selected athletes

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Netball

Sport: Netball
EIS Operational Lead: Di Benham
Performance Director: Anna Mayes
2014/15 annual spend: £249,935

Team England selected athletes

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Gymnastics

Sport: Gymnastics
Head of Sport Science & Medicine: Lou Fawcett
Head of Performance Sport: Roy Headey
EIS Operational Lead: Jo Benham
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Mark Jarvis

Team England selected athletes

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Squash

Sport: Squash
EIS Lead Sport Contact: Diccon Edwards
National Coach:
Chris Robertson
2014/15 annual spend: £167,245

Team England selected athletes

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Weightlifting

Sport: Weightlifting
EIS Lead Sport Contact: Mark Jarvis
Performance Director: Tommy Yule
2014/15 annual spend: £63,440

Team England selected athletes

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Triathlon

Sport: Triathlon
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Simon Jones
EIS Operational Lead: Emma Sharpe
Performance Director: Brendan Purcell
2014/15 annual spend: £231,552

Team England selected athletes

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Badminton

Sport: Badminton
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Diccon Edwards
Performance Director: Vacant
2014/15 annual spend: £288,000

Team England selected athletes

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Judo

Sport: Judo
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Mark Jarvis
EIS Operational Lead: Emma Sharpe
Performance Director: Nigel Donohue
2014/15 annual spend: £105,247

Team England selected athletes

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Athletics

Sport: Athletics
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Raph Brandon
Performance Director: Neil Black
2014/15 annual spend: £323,208 (combined programme)

Team England selected athletes

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Swimming

Sport: Swimming
EIS Lead Sport Contact: Simon Jones 
Performance Director: Chris Spice
2014/15 annual spend: £315,559

Team England selected athletes

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Diving

Sport: Diving
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Diccon Edwards
EIS Operational Lead: Claire Hague
Performance Director: Alexei Evangulov
2014/15 annual spend: £87,042

Team England selected athletes

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Cycling

Sport: Cycling
EIS Performance Lead Contact: Calvin Morriss
EIS Operational Lead: Peter Elliott
Programmes Director: Andy Harrison

Team England selected athletes

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EIS Performance Analyst Claire Bridgman gives the lowdown on her role working with British Gymnastics...

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Skills4Performance

Skills4Performance

Following last year’s successful inaugural Skills4performance workshop, we are pleased to announce the EIS will host two courses in 2014 covering eight practitioner disciplines...