Uni of Portsmouth (UK) supports #HerMoJo - a gentle 'nudge' to help get more women & girls, more ACTIVE!
Breast health, biomecanics and choosing a sports bra
Biomechanics is related to the movement and mechanical properties of the human body and has a wide range of applications. e University of Portsmouth's Breast Health Research Group talks about their work using biomechanics to inform the development of sports bras.
The Uni of Portsmouth Research Group in Breast Health, applies expertise in breast biomechanics to improve scientific knowledge of breast health and raise awareness of this aspect of women's health.
The team is responsible for more than half the scientific publications in breast biomechanics worldwide. We collaborate with many of the major multinational lingerie and sporting apparel manufacturers.
In addition to pure research the following services are available to businesses in the lingerie and sportswear industries, and to sporting organisations.
- Bra testing services
- Breast science educational workshops
- Breast education resources
Follow them on Twitter: @UoPSportScience - Why not join them? Keep active during the Coronavirus outback.
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Have you seen MoJoManuals? FOOTBALLMoJo, LACROSSEMoJo, ROWMoJo, NETBALLMoJo – www.WSNet.co.uk/MoJoManuals
MoJoManuals addressing the wide range of issues which teenage girls face as they engage in competitive sport. Predicated on 'Physical Literacy' but also cover a range of other emotive issues such as: body image, diet, fit or thin, social media, training with menstruation, coaching style etc. – which impact how girls engage/drop out of sport – and potentially go on to be elite athletes and confident, mature young women outside of sport.