Dr. Siân Slawson – Technology and British Swiming

In this episode, we speak with Dr. Siân Slawson from the Sports Technology Institute at Loughborough University.  Siân did her undergraduate and post-graduate degrees in sports technology and she tells us a bit about the different programs.  Her recent PhD work was with British Swimming, looking at ways to implement technology to improve coaching and performance of elite swimmers.  She tells us about her projects and the potential for technology implementation in swimming.  She tweets @SportsTechLboro.  The picture is Siân shredding in an indoor snow hall with an instrumented snowboard to look at reaction forces.

Sports Technology Podcast