Anthony Turner, PhD, MSc, PGCHE, ASCC, CSCS*D, is the Director of Postgraduate Programmes at the London Sport Institute, Middlesex University, and the Programme Leader for the MSc in Strength and Conditioning.
Anthony is a consultant to Queens Park Rangers Football Club, Saracens Rugby Club and the British Army. Anthony was also Head of Physical Preparation for British Fencing during the Rio Olympic cycle, and has coached several Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
Anthony was awarded 2015 UKSCA Strength and Conditioning Coach of the year for Research and Education
You can follow me on twitter: @anthonyturneruk
Learning & Teaching Interests
Anthony is module leader for (MSc) Strength and Conditioning Science and Dissertation. These modules focus on designing, defending and delivering evidence-based training programmes and conducting research, analysing data and reporting results.
Research Outputs & Interests
Anthony has published over 50 peer reviewed papers, and the link to these via Research Gate is below:
Brazier, Jon and Maloney, Sean and Bishop, Chris and Read, Paul and Turner, Anthony N. (2017) Lower extremity stiffness: considerations for testing, performance enhancement and injury risk. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Accepted/In press)
Bishop, Chris and Turner, Anthony N. (2017) An integrated approach to correcting the high bar back squat from 'excessive forward leaning'. Strength & Conditioning Journal . ISSN 1524-1602 (Accepted/In press)
Bishop, Chris and Turner, Anthony N. and Read, Paul (2017) Effects of inter-limb asymmetries on physical and sports performance: a systematic review. Journal of Sports Sciences . ISSN 0264-0414 (Published online first)
Jarvis, Paul and Cassone, Natasha and Turner, Anthony N. and Chavda, Shyam and Edwards, Michael and Bishop, Chris (2017) Heavy barbell hip thrusts do not effect sprint performance: an 8-week randomized–controlled study. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Published online first)
Bishop, Chris and Turner, Anthony N. and Jarvis, Paul and Chavda, Shyam and Read, Paul (2017) Considerations for selecting field-based strength and power fitness tests to measure asymmetries. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 31 (9). pp. 2635-2644. ISSN 1064-8011
Bishop, Chris and Read, Paul and Chavda, Shyam and Turner, Anthony N. (2016) Asymmetries of the lower limb: the calculation conundrum in strength training and conditioning. Strength & Conditioning Journal, 38 (6). pp. 27-32. ISSN 1524-1602
Bishop, Chris and Herridge, Ross and Turner, Anthony N. (2017) Monitoring changes in power, speed, agility and endurance in elite cricketers during the off-season. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Accepted/In press)
Turner, Anthony N. and Bishop, Chris and Cree, Jon and Edwards, Michael and Chavda, Shyam and Read, Paul J. and Kirby, David M. J. (2017) Do fencers require a weapon-specific approach to strength and conditioning training? Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 31 (6). pp. 1662-1668. ISSN 1064-8011
Turner, Anthony N. and Marshall, Geoff and Noto, Angelo and Chavda, Shyam and Atlay, Nathan and Kirby, David (2017) Staying out of range: increasing attacking distance in fencing. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance . ISSN 1555-0265 (Accepted/In press)