Our Physiology Laboratory is used for practical work by students on courses including BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Psychology and MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology.

The lab is used by undergraduates, postgraduates and researchers to explore physiological responses to exercise.

Sports science professor lecturing in physiology lab
Male student running on treadmill


The Physiology Laboratory has equipment and facilities including:

  • Treadmills
  • A swim bench
  • Cycling, rowing and arm crank ergometers
  • Physiological monitoring kit including multiple metabolic carts (stationary and portable), and equipment to analyse blood (lactate, glucose, haemoglobin, whole blood), blood pressure, urine, body composition, spirometry and heart rate

Where to find us

Physiology Laboratory

Spinnaker Building
Cambridge Road