Anthony Turner, PhD, MSc, PGCHE, ASCC, CSCS*D, is an Associate Professor in Strength and Conditioning, and the Director of Postgraduate Programmes at the London Sport Institute, Middlesex University.
Anthony consults with the British Military and several sports teams and athletes. He was also the 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 Anthony on twitter: @anthonyturneruk
Anthony is module leader for (MSc) Strength and Conditioning Science, Research Methods and Dissertation. These modules focus on designing, defending and delivering evidence-based training programmes and conducting research, analysing data and reporting results.
Anthony has edited two text books in strength and conditioning and has written c100 per-reviewed journal papers. The link to these books and papers (via via Research Gate) are below, along with a feed of his most recent work
Davey, Kyle and Read, Paul and Coyne, Joseph and Jarvis, Paul and Turner, Anthony N. and Brazier, Jon and Šarabon, Nejc and Jordan, Matthew J. and Bishop, Chris (2021) An assessment of the hopping strategy and inter-limb asymmetry during the triple hop test: a test–retest pilot study. Symmetry , 13 (10). e1890. ISSN 2073-8994
Villiere, Alexandre and Mason, Barry and Parmar, Nimai and Maguire, Niamh and Holmes, Danny and Turner, Anthony N. (2021) The physical characteristics underpinning performance of wheelchair fencing athletes: a Delphi study of Paralympic coaches. Journal of Sports Sciences , 39 (17). pp. 2006-2014. ISSN 0264-0414
Yao, Xiang and Curtis, Christopher and Turner, Anthony N. and Bishop, Chris and Austerberry, Alex and Chavda, Shyam (2021) Anthropometric profiles and physical characteristics in competitive female English premiership rugby union players. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance , 16 (9). pp. 1234-1241. ISSN 1555-0265
Weldon, Anthony and Duncan, Michael J. and Turner, Anthony N. and Sampaio, Jamie and Noon, Mark and Wong, Del P. and Lai, Vivian W. (2021) Contemporary practices of strength and conditioning coaches in professional soccer. Biology of Sport , 38 (3). pp. 377-390. ISSN 0860-021X
Chavda, Shyam and Hill, Mark and Martin, Stuart and Swisher, Anna and Haff, Guy Gregory and Turner, Anthony N. (2021) Weightlifting: an applied method of technical analysis. Strength and Conditioning Journal , 43 (4). pp. 32-42. ISSN 1524-1602