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Jesse Gilham

Graduate Teaching Assistant - Sport Biomechanics

Jesse Gilham

About Research



Jesse graduated from Middlesex University with a First Class BSc (Hons) degree in Sport Science with a specialism in Strength and Conditioning. Following his undergraduate degree, Jesse completed an MSc in Sport Biomechanics at Loughborough University graduating with a Distinction in 2020.

His MSc research project focused on the musculoskeletal modelling and weightlifting biomechanics. Following the completion of his MSc, Jesse began his PhD at St Mary's alongside his role as a graduate teaching assistant.


Research profile

Jesse's PhD focuses on the effect of maturation, training history and level of play upon the execution of the place kick in rugby union.

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