Principal Investigator

Dr. James Steele is the Principal Investigator at the Research Institute.  He is a lecturer in BSc (Hons) Applied Sport Science in the School of Sport, Health and Social Sciences at Southampton Solent University.

James has gained broad applied experience consulting in strength and conditioning with a wide range of elite athletic populations including; international Ironman triathlete's, Paralympic wheelchair basketball and rugby, semi-professional muay thai fighters, university American football and professional soccer. 

James also has extensive experience working with non-athletic populations including the elderly, diseased, and a population that he continues to conduct research with; sufferers of chronic low back pain. James has published numerous peer-reviewed articles on a variety of areas relating to health and fitness with a particular focus on the impact of resistance training.

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