Faculty:Faculty of Science & Technology
Department:Sport and Exercise Sciences
Areas of Expertise: Sport & Exercise Sciences
Bob’s research areas are performance analysis and long-term athlete development, while his main area of expertise is judo coaching and periodisation/planning.
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Bob is an applied scientist who works as a high-performance judo coach in a technical, tactical and planning capacity. His research focuses on the performance analysis of judo and talent development.
Miller, G., Collins, N., Stewart, M., and Challis, D.G., 2015. Throw type and technique efficiency of nage-waza used in the 2013 Junior and Senior British Judo Championships. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 15(1).
Challis, D.G., Scruton, A., Cole, M. and Callan, M., 2015. A Time-Motion Analysis of Lightweight Women’s Judo in the 2010 World Championships. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 10(3).
Santos, L., Fernández-Río, J., Ruiz, M.L., Del Valle, M., Callan, M., Challis, B. and Sterkowicz, S., 2014. Three- dimensional assessment of the judo throwing techniques frequently used in competition. Archive of Budo, 10, pp.107-115.
Challis, D.G., 2013. Talent Identification in Judo. Unpublished data (research on behalf of International Judo Federation coaching academy).
Collins, N. and Challis, D.G., 2013. An Analysis of Kumi Kata at the Junior and Senior British Championships 2013. 8th International Judo Federation World Judo Research Symposium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Challis, D.G., 2013. A Temporal Analysis of the u52kg Women's Judo in the 2010 World Championships. 8th International Judo Federation World Judo Research Symposium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Callan, M., Challis, D.G. and McDonald, K. 2013. The Judo Research Group and Anglia Ruskin University. Faculty of Science & Technology 3rd Annual Research and Scholarship Conference, Cambridge, UK.
Callan, M. and Challis, D.G., 2012. Top 8 Judo 2012 Olympic Qualification Ranking List – Tracking Study. Presented to UK Sport and the British Judo Association.
Challis, D.G., 2011. A Temporal Analysis of the u48kg Women's Judo in the 2010 World Championships. 7th International Judo Federation World Judo Research Symposium, Paris.