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Prof John Saxton FBASES (Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee)


"I am delighted to welcome you to BASES Conference 2018.

 We aim to provide 2 days of world-leading content across sport and exercise sciences. Whether you wish to present your own research or listen to others, I hope you will join us for what promises to be an outstanding event."

Early bird delegate prices 

Available until Friday 14 September 2018

BASES Conference 2018

Tuesday 27 - Wednesday 28 November. Harrogate Convention Centre, North Yorkshire, UK

  • Two-day sport and exercise science programme packed with world-leading insight and experience
  • Present your research (free communication and poster sessions) and gain a publication in the  Journal of Sports Sciences
  • Rub shoulders with world-leading experts and the UKs largest sport and exercise science network
  • Awards for outstanding research and presentations
  • Five BASES CPD credits per day

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World-class location

Harrogate Convention Centre is a spectacular world-class conference venue located in the beautiful, cosmopolitan Victorian spa town of Harrogate in North Yorkshire. Harrogate is easily accessible from all parts of the UK and Europe, with excellent road and rail links; and Leeds-Bradford airport just 12 miles away.


The venue is contemporary and stylish with first class facilities and boasts a number of Yorkshire's best-known attractions on its doorstep. Explore the

 town, stroll the gardens, visit castles and art galleries or enjoy the quintessentially English experience of afternoon tea at the world famous Bettys Tea Rooms.

Your accommodation is taken care of with a recently refurbished on-site hotel offering 500 rooms. A further 1500 rooms throughout the town ensure all budgets can be catered for.

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Present your research

  • Share your most up-to-date findings and receive valuable feedback from colleagues
  • Free communication and poster sessions available
  • All abstracts will be published in an online supplement of the Journal of Sports Sciences
  • Meet other researchers and make valuable future contacts
  • Awards available for BASES and FEPSAC members
  • BASES Conference Grants available
  • Gain 10 BASES re-accreditation credits per presentation.

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Supporters and exhibitors

  • Platinum and Gold supporter packages 
  • Exhibiton stands
  • Meet budget holders and decision-makers
  • Central location the Conference Hub will house refreshments, and delegate social and networking activity, guaranteeing footfall and exposure
  • World-class venue with everything under one roof
  • Approximately 500 delegates including sport and exercise scientists, senior students, BASES members, industry professionals and researchers.

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