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
Weldon, Anthony and Duncan, M. J. and Turner, Anthony N. and Sampaio, Jamie and Wong, Del and Noon, M and Lai, VWY (2020) Contemporary practices of strength and conditioning coaches in professional soccer. Biology of Sport . ISSN 0860-021X (Accepted/In press)
Mullane, Michael and Turner, Anthony N. and Bishop, Chris (2020) Exercise technique: the Pallof press. Strength & Conditioning Journal . ISSN 1524-1602 (Accepted/In press)
Herridge, Ross and Turner, Anthony N. and Bishop, Chris (2020) Monitoring changes in power, speed, agility and endurance in elite cricketers during the off-season. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research , 34 (8). pp. 2285-2293. ISSN 1064-8011
Stern, Darren and Gonzalo-Skok, Oliver and Loturco, Irineu and Turner, Anthony N. and Bishop, Chris (2020) Comparison of bilateral vs. unilateral-biased strength and power training interventions on measures of physical performance in elite youth soccer players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research , 34 (8). pp. 2105-2111. ISSN 1064-8011
Bishop, Chris and Pereira, Lucas A. and Reis, Valter P. and Read, Paul and Turner, Anthony N. and Loturco, Irineu (2020) Comparing the magnitude and direction of asymmetry during the squat, countermovement and drop jump tests in elite youth female soccer players. Journal of Sports Sciences , 38 (11-12). pp. 1296-1303. ISSN 0264-0414