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S&C staff interviews

We have been shining the spotlight on our Strength and Conditioning Science staff through a series of interviews. Each academic discusses their work and research within S&C and also ensures to give some helpful advice to strength and conditioning students.

phil-pricePhil Price

Phil is the Programme Director for Strength and Conditioning Science and recently climbed Europe's highest point (Mt Elbrus in Russia), as documented in our Reaching Your Peak series.
Find out more about Phil...

dan-cleather Dan Cleather

Dan is the Programme Director for the Strength and Conditioning distance learning Master's degree.
Find out more about Dan...


hayley-leggHayley Legg

Hayley Legg is currently studying for a PhD at University of Saskatchewan in Canada, with a focus on older adults. She teaches mainly on the MSc in S&C and previously carried out an MRes here at St Mary’s, investigating the biomechanical effects of weightlifting shoes.
Find out more about Hayley...


Profile_pic_google_scholar Giuseppe Cimadoro

Dr Giuseppe Cimadoro has a PhD in Exercise Sport Activities studying in Milan (Italy), Dijon (France) and Loughborough (UK). He has a strong interest in combat sports and has worked with numerous athletes across a range of different sports.  Find out more about Giuseppe...


Matt Springham

Matt Springham joined St Mary's following his work in elite soccer and he is currently undergoing a PhD on this topic. Whilst lecturing on the S&C programme he is also St Marys liaison with the Royal Ballet where he manages the S&C provision. Find out more about Matt...


JamieTJamie Tallent

Today’s interview is with Dr Jamie Tallent. Jamie joined us from working as a full time S&C coach in elite cricket. He completed a PhD at Northumbria University and previously studied at St Mary’s as a student. Find out more about Jamie...