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Personal profile

Personal profile

Head of Sport Management with responsibility for management, delivery and quality of courses, new course development, student recruitment, staff recruitment and management, budgeting, for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Sport Management, Adventure and Outdoor management, Sport Coaching and Sport Development, and Foundation Years in Sport, Football and Health and Exercise Science.

Research interests

Teaching and research interests in adventure tourism, extreme and lifestyle sports, work published on subculture and identity in skiing and snowboarding, and cycling. Also published research on experiential learning through tourism and outdoor adventure field trips and ran a Teaching Quality Enhancement Project developing a model of best practice for student learning through field trips.

Consultancy project lead: An audit of waterbased recreation on The Solent; Analysis of the effectiveness of working practices within the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Sports Partnership; Economic Impact Analysis of an International Sailing Event at the National Sailing Academy, Weymouth, UK.

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Research Output

  • 1 Conference contribution

‘Trolls with poles’ vs ‘gays on trays’: looking beyond the banter to explore the similarities and differences in sub-cultural identity amongst snowboarders and skiers

Burton, R. & Jones, R., 1 Jul 2011, Identities, Cultures and Voices in Leisure and Sport. Watson, B. & Harpin, J. (eds.). Eastbourne: Leisure Studies Association

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Published conference proceedingConference contribution