Wayne Spratford

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Dr Wayne Spratford is an Assistant Professor in Motor Control and Biomechanics at the University of Canberra who has previously held positions at the Australian Institute of Sport and with Cricket Australia. Wayne completed his PhD at the University of Western Australia in the area of Biomechanics in cricket spin bowling. He has a keen interest in 3D modelling of human movement and quantifying load in both sporting and occupational settings. He currently sits on the editorial board for BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation journal.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Western Australia

Bachelor, University of the Sunshine Coast

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Projects 2017 2021

Research Output 2008 2019

A complex relationship exists between gluteal tendon reconstruction outcomes, pain and comorbidities

Fearon, A., Gilbert, S., Spratford, W., Sizeland, T., Lynch, J., Smith, P. & Perriman, D., 2019, p. 92-92. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

Quality of Life
Lower Extremity

A retrospective analysis of hamstring injuries in elite rugby athletes: More severe injuries are likely to occur at the distal myofascial junction

Kenneally-Dabrowski, C., Serpell, B. G., Spratford, W., Lai, A. K. M., Field, B., Brown, N. A. T., Thomson, M. & Perriman, D., 1 Jul 2019, In : Physical Therapy in Sport. 38, p. 192-198 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wounds and Injuries
Neck Pain

Does Dynamic Tape change the walking biomechanics of women with greater trochanteric pain syndrome? A blinded randomised controlled crossover trial

Robinson, N. A., Spratford, W., Welvaert, M., Gaida, J. & Fearon, A. M., 1 May 2019, In : Gait and Posture. 70, p. 275-283 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomechanical Phenomena
Cross-Over Studies
Randomized Controlled Trials

Do gymnasts experience symmetrical limb loading when performing foundation gymnastics skills?

Campbell, R., Bradshaw, E., Ball, N., Spratford, W. & Hunter, A., 2019, 37th International Society of Biomechanics in Sport Conference, Oxford, OH, United States, July 21-25, 2019. Stutz, M. & Berg, W. (eds.). Routledge, p. 157-160 4 p. (Sports Biomechanics; vol. 37, no. 1).

Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookConference contribution

Open Access
Wounds and Injuries