The pace-setting Walsall Sports Centre has
state-of-the-art facilities – a 12-court sports hall, advanced
cardiovascular resistance machines, weight-training and treatment
have a 20m x 10m swimming pool, tennis courts, and extensive sports
Find out how athletes perform and discover the effects of injury
on the body in our physiology, psychology and
biomechanics labs. The labs have specialist kit such as
treadmills, rowers and bicycles.
The laboratories are located on the Walsall Campus,
and are operated by BASES-accredited (British Association of
Sport and Exercise Sciences) members of staff.
The physiology laboratories have facilities for online gas
analysis, blood analysis and 12 lead ECG monitoring in addition to
blood pressure measurement, lung function evaluation and body
Our biomechanics laboratory includes a video editing suite,
force platform, motion analysis system and EMG muscle activity
monitoring system. In addition we have various portable systems for
off-site and field-based testing. Take a
virtual tour of our biomechanics laboratory.
We offer sport science support services to all athletes, ranging
from local club level to the elite international competitor.
The sports centre is recognised as one of few Judo Centres of
Excellence in the UK by the British Judo Association – it helps
develop judo talent for players of national and international
The Centre has already hosted the British Judo Championships and
will be used a venue to train Olympic hopefuls for the 2012 London
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