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An evening of lectures, Q&A session and reception addressing the importance of nutrition within sport.

Two guest speakers:

Their combined academic and sporting experience will provide an in-depth understanding of particular research areas including fuelling as an athlete. A question and answer session will allow attendees to pursue topics of further interest and exploration.

The Q&A panel will include speakers:

Peta Bee, health and fitness journalist writing for the Times, Sunday Times, Athletics Weekly

Bill Foster, club women's middle distance and endurance coach, University of Loughborough, and former international athlete 

Tom Fairbrother, marathon runner and co-founder of the #TRAINBRAVE campaign.

Open to all.  Free to attend.


17:30 Arrival and registration

18:00 First lecture: Dr Oliver Witard Endurance athletes: Fuelling muscles for peak performance

18:30 Second lecture: Dr Jessica Piasecki An academic athlete insight into Relative Energy deficiency-sport

19:00 Question and answer session

19:45 Reception

20:30 Close

Event details

Lecture Theatre 2, New Hunt's House, Guy's Campus
Guy’s Campus
Great Maze Pond, London SE1 1UL