Motion and Performance Centre


Delivering scientific support, applied research and consultancy in sports and health.

The Motion and Performance Centre (MPC) provides support for teaching, research, consultancy and other forms of income generation for a range of areas within the University, mainly, but not exclusively, those related to Sports and Health.  


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The Centre is accessible to all and offers a full range of services to support anybody with a desire to enhance their sport or exercise performance or to generally keep fit and healthy.  It is a valuable resource for those wishing to increase their understanding of sport and exercise science and currently offers educational workshops and work placements to various interested parties. 

World-class resources

Resources include psychology, physiology and biomechanics laboratories, field-testing equipment, extensive training facilities, seminar and lecture rooms and British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) accredited staff.  The Centre benefits from expertise in a wide range of areas, ranging from Physical Activity, Exercise and Health to Biomechanics and Sport and Exercise Physiology.

For more information or to discuss our Motion and Performance Centre Services, please contact us at