Did you know that in answer to the statement 'when I leave school I want to continue doing sport and exercise', 37% of girls disagreed compared with 25% of boys.
The following University research centres specialise in sports research.
Gender, Sport and Society research forum - Gender, Sport and Society research forum
University of Birmingham- School of Sport and Exercises Science
University of Brunel - Department of Sport Sciences
University of Wales Institute, Cardiff - School of Sport
CIES (International Centre for Sport Studies) - International Centre for Sport Studies
Leeds Metropolitan University - Carnegie Faculty of Sport and Education
University of Leicester - Centre for the Sociology of Sport
Liverpool John Moores University - The Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences
Loughborough University - School of Sport and Exercise Sciences
Loughborough University also houses the Sports Development Centre and English Institute of Sport
Manchester Metropolitan University - Department of Sport and Physical Science
Sheffield Hallam University - School of Sport and Active lifestyles
Southampton University - Southampton University
University of Surrey, Roehampton - Centre for Scientific and Cultural Research in Sport (CSCRS)