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
Learning & Teaching Interests
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.
Research Outputs & Interests
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
Bishop, Chris and Read, Paul and Chavda, Shyam and Jarvis, Paul and Brazier, Jon and Bromley, Tom and Turner, Anthony N. (2020) Magnitude or direction? Seasonal variation of inter-limb asymmetry in elite academy soccer players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Published online first)
Bishop, Chris and Read, Paul and Bromley, Tom and Brazier, Jon and Jarvis, Paul and Chavda, Shyam and Turner, Anthony N. (2020) The association between Inter-limb asymmetry and athletic performance tasks: a season long study in elite academy soccer players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Published online first)
Sparkes, William and Turner, Anthony N. and Weston, Matthew and Russell, Mark and Johnson, Michael and Kilduff, Liam P. (2020) The effect of training order on neuromuscular, endocrine and mood response to small-sided games and resistance training sessions over a 24-h period. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport . ISSN 1440-2440 (Published online first)
Bishop, Chris and Read, Paul and Stern, Darren and Turner, Anthony N. (2020) Effects of Soccer match-play on unilateral jumping and Inter-limb asymmetry: a repeated measures design. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Published online first)
Turner, Anthony N. and Jones, Ben and Stewart, Perry F. and Bishop, Chris and Parmar, Nimai and Chavda, Shyam and Read, Paul (2019) Total score of athleticism: holistic athlete profiling to enhance decision-making. Strength and Conditioning Journal , 41 (6). pp. 91-101. ISSN 1524-1602