Mr Will Roberts

Visiting Researcher

Department of Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work

Will Roberts


Will Roberts is a Senior Lecturer in Sport Development and Coaching at the University of Waikato, New Zealand and is a visiting researcher in the Department of Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work. His research in pedagogy and coach development has seen him consult with organisations such as the Premier League, various football academies and national organisations such as Sport England and UK Coaching.

Will is also co-creator of the Boing project with colleagues from Oxford Brookes University. Much of this work was submitted as part of the REF 2021 impact case study at the University of Gloucestershire, establishing his work as a multi-disciplinarian in sport coaching and physical education research.


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