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Williams Racing and Department of Applied Linguistics at the University of Warwick announce project partnership

Experts in elite sports communication from the University of Warwick will be working with one of the UK’s top motor racing teams to look at language use in a Formula 1™ team during live racing events. The Sports Culture and Communication Research Collective within the Department of Applied Linguistics and the Williams Racing F1 team will apply a linguistic lens to communication in the high-pressure context of Grand Prix racing.

Thu 09 Sep 2021, 09:39 | Tags: Centre for Applied Linguistics, ESRC, Sport

Warwick linguist helps England Boxing talent coaches communicate under pressure

England Boxing's top Talent Coaches met for the first time since Coronavirus restrictions were lifted to hear from linguistics expert Dr Kieran File about the importance of language when coaching in the corner  


Warwick - UK’s top esports university - invests £275,000 in new esports centre and seeks backers to bring skills, tourists, and new opportunities to Coventry and Warwickshire

People playing esportsThe University of Warwick has announced, today Tuesday 18th May 2021, that is investing £275,000 of its own earned income into establishing a new flexible esports centre to be located at the heart of Warwick campus. It will operate alongside new facilities to stimulate innovation in the, in the newly named ‘Junction’ facility.

Tue 18 May 2021, 13:56 | Tags: Students, esports, Sport

Coventry & Scotland football legend Gordon Strachan brings one of UK’s most successful football education programmes to University of Warwick

Gordon Strachan The Strachan Football Foundation, one of the UK’s most successful football education programmes, has announced today, Wednesday 31st March 2021, that it is to move its growing programme of sporting and educational support for young people to the extensive and world class sports facilities at the University of Warwick.
Wed 31 Mar 2021, 09:30 | Tags: schools, football, Sport and Wellness Hub, Sport

Seconds out - language study explores how boxing coaches communicate under pressure

Linguists from the University of Warwick have teamed up with England Boxing and UK Coaching in a bid to interpret and improve the way in which coaches communicate in high-pressure situations.


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