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The University of Canberra Research Institute for Sport and Exercise is a research and innovation institute bringing together staff from a wide variety of academic disciplines around the theme of sport and exercise.

It has been created to support the university's sporting aspirations through strategic planning and leadership, the co-ordination of sport-related research, consultancy across its faculties and the development of external partnerships.

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  1. UC sevens coach keen to unearth stars of tomorrow

    UC sevens coach keen to unearth stars of tomorrow

    University of Canberra women’s sevens coach David Grimmond says there are some national stars of the future waiting to be uncovered at the inaugural Aon Uni 7s Series

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    Rise in number of Aussie kids at risk of diabetes

    The risk of developing type 2 diabetes is growing among school age kids, and University of Canberra researchers say PE lessons could turn things around

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  3. An athlete wearing a gold medal holds several smartphones on 'selfie-sticks'

    Social media and sports journalism: UC research

    As more sports teams, athletes and governing bodies engage with fans through social media the traditional sports journalist has to adapt to keep up

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  4. Hundreds flock to Health Open Day

    Hundreds attend Health Open Day

    More than 200 people attended the University of Canberra’s first Health Open Day to see how a degree in health or sport can kick-start their career

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