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Jon Cooper, Lecturer in Sport Science

Jon Cooper



Jon has been lecturing in sports coaching since 2017. He has completed a BSc (Hons) Applied Sport Science, MSc Athletic Development and Peak Performance and is currently undertaking PhD studies investigating individual zones of optimal performance within strength and conditioning.

Jon has also been coaching in sport for over 10 years and more recently as a performance coach within athletics and Paralympic-level wheelchair rugby. Previously, as strength and conditioning coach within Olympic-level sailing and sport scientist/strength and conditioning assistant within championship football.

Jon is passionate about sports performance coaching and helping coaches from a variety of sports to develop and promote best practice.

Further information

Jon has over 10 years' coaching experience within a variety of sports, and has worked at professional, Olympic and Paralympic level within strength and conditioning and performance coaching.

Taught courses

BSc (Hons) Sport Coaching

BSc (Hons) Sport Coaching has been designed to develop coaching skills and offer progressive coaching opportunities as your ability, knowledge and confidence develops...

MSc Sport Science and Performance Coaching

Do you want to further your knowledge of sport science and athletic development? Solent’s sport science and performance coaching master’s degree has been designed in partnership...

BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science

Endorsed by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES), this degree is founded upon the underlying principles of physiology, psychology and biomechanics...