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
Aune, Anne A. G. and Bishop, Chris and Turner, Anthony N. and Papadopoulos, Konstantinos and Budd, Sarah and Richardson, Mark and Maloney, Sean J. (2018) Acute and chronic effects of foam rolling vs eccentric exercise on ROM and force output of the plantar flexors. Journal of Sports Sciences . pp. 1-8. ISSN 0264-0414 (Published online first)
Bishop, Chris and Turner, Anthony N. (2018) Be as upright as possible when squatting: reply. Strength & Conditioning Journal, 40 (3). p. 111. ISSN 1524-1602
Pollard, Benjamin and Turner, Anthony N. and Eager, Robin and Cunningham, Daniel J. and Cook, Christian J. and Hogben, Patrick and Kilduff, Liam P. (2018) The ball in play demands of international rugby union. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport . ISSN 1440-2440 (Published online first)
Wing, Chris and Turner, Anthony N. and Bishop, Chris (2018) The importance of strength and power on key performance indicators in elite youth soccer. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Accepted/In press)
Chavda, Shyam and Bromley, Tom and Jarvis, Paul and Williams, Steve and Bishop, Chris and Turner, Anthony N. and Lake, Jason and Mundy, Peter (2018) Force-time characteristics of the countermovement jump: analyzing the curve in Excel. Strength & Conditioning Journal, 40 (2). pp. 67-77. ISSN 1524-1602
Bishop, Chris and Read, Paul and Lake, Jason and Chavda, Shyam and Turner, Anthony N. (2018) Interlimb asymmetries: understanding how to calculate differences from bilateral and unilateral tests. Strength & Conditioning Journal, 40 (4). pp. 1-6. ISSN 1524-1602
Bishop, Chris and Read, Paul and McCubbine, Jermaine and Turner, Anthony N. (2018) Vertical and horizontal asymmetries are related to slower sprinting and jump performance in elite youth female soccer players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Accepted/In press)
Mullane, Michael and Turner, Anthony N. and Bishop, Chris (2018) Strength and conditioning considerations for hurling: an amateur Gaelic Games sport. Strength & Conditioning Journal, 40 (4). pp. 72-84. ISSN 1524-1602
Sparkes, William and Turner, Anthony N. and Weston, Mark and Russell, Mark and Johnston, Michael and Kilduff, Liam P. (2018) The neuromuscular, biochemical, endocrine and mood responses to small-sided games training in professional soccer. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research . ISSN 1064-8011 (Accepted/In press)
Bishop, Chris and Turner, Anthony N. and Read, Paul (2018) Training methods and considerations for practitioners to reduce interlimb asymmetries. Strength & Conditioning Journal, 40 (2). pp. 40-46. ISSN 1524-1602