We’re delighted to announce Sports Nutrition Live returns for 2015, with this year’s event taking place at a brand new venue.
Led by our editor, Ian Craig, Sports Nutrition Live invites five internationally-recognised speakers, including:
Michael Gleeson is Professor of Exercise Biochemistry in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at Loughborough University (UK). He is a world authority on exercise biochemistry, immunology and nutrition and has published several books and over 180 scientific papers. His research is focused on the effects of acute exercise, repeated exercise and intensified training on the immune system and the modifying effects of nutritional interventions. He is past-President of the International Society of Exercise and Immunology and a Fellow of the European College of Sport Science and the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences.
Pete Williams is a functional medicine thought leader in health and lifestyle medicine. Pete is a certified functional medicine practitioner through the Institute for Functional Medicine. He is in private practice in central London. www.petewilliams.org; www.facebook.com/functionalmedicine4pt
Ian Craig is an exercise physiologist, nutritional therapist, NLP practitioner and an endurance coach. He was a competitive middle-distance runner for 20 years and is now a more leisurely runner and cyclist. Ian specialises in Functional Sports Nutrition (FSN), a fast evolving discipline that considers both health and performance of an athlete from an integrative health perspective. Ian is the editor of Functional Sports Nutrition and Total Sports Performance and also leads the new FSN Academy. In his home of South Africa, he runs a private exercise and nutrition practice in Johannesburg.
Completed her PhD in the expression and activation of 5’AMP-Activated Protein Kinase (AMPK) and immune function in aerobic exercise at the Cardiff Metropolitan University (formerly University of Wales Institute Cardiff) in 2009. She is currently a lecturer in Health and Exercise Prescription at Kingston University, London. Hannah’s current research is on the recovery of muscle damage and inflammation and the association to clinical conditions of diabetes and arthritis. She has a number of peer-reviewed articles in the field of exercise immunology, biochemistry and physiology and provides consultancy for injury, inflammatory conditions and exercise prescription. Hannah is a member of the British Association of Sports and Exercise Sciences, the Physiological Society and International Society of Exercise and Immunology. Hannah also enjoys playing netball. http://sec.kingston.ac.uk/sportex/
Places are limited and bookings are taken on a first-come-first-served basis.
For more information and to book your place online at www.sportsnutritionlive.co.uk or telephone 01279 810080.