VU’s sports science researchers work side-by-side with the Bulldogs' coaching, medical and performance teams in a structured research program.
Collaborative research topics have included:
- football performance
- active living
- community development
- sport management.
Joint projects give our researchers the opportunity to work with an elite sports team and contribute to real-world advances in the sports industry. They also offer the Bulldogs access to sport science expertise to help them improve their on-field performance and to develop their skills and fitness in our world-class sports facilities.