Shyam is the sport science technician for the London Sport Institute, graduating as an MSc student in Strength & Conditioning here at Middlesex in 2011. He is an accredited strength and conditioning coach with the UK Strength & Conditioning Association (UKSCA) and the National strength and conditioning association (NSCA).
Shyams learning and teaching interests lie in Olympic weightlifting. This includes understanding the most up to date methods for measuring and enhancing strength, power and technique, and how to use this information to inform the delivery of appropriate programming.
Research Outputs and Interests:
Turner, Anthony N. and Marshall, Geoff and Philips, James and Noto, Angelo and Buttigieg, Conor and Chavda, Shyam and Downing, William and Atlay, Nathan and Dimitriou, Lygeri and Kilduff, Liam P. (2016) Physical characteristics underpinning repetitive lunging in fencing. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 30 (11). pp. 3134-3139. ISSN 1064-8011
Turner, Anthony N. and Chavda, Shyam and Edwards, Michael and Brazier, Jon and Bishop, Chris and Kilduff, Liam P. (2016) Physical characteristics underpinning lunging and change of direction speed. Journal of strength and conditioning research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Accepted/In press)
Mullane, Michael and Maloney, Sean and Chavda, Shyam and Williams, Steve and Turner, Anthony N. (2015) The effects of concurrent activation potentiation on countermovement jump performance. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Accepted/In press)
Turner, Anthony N. and Cree, Jon and Comfort, Paul and Jones, Leigh and Chavda, Shyam and Bishop, Chris and Reynolds, Andy (2014) Hamstring strain prevention in elite soccer players. Strength & Conditioning Journal, 36 (5). pp. 10-20. ISSN 1524-1602
Turner, Anthony N. and Bishop, Chris and Chavda, Shyam and Edwards, M. and Barter, Phil (2013) Determinants of repeat sprint ability. Professional Strength and Conditioning (28). pp. 15-18.