Andy Sparks
Andy Sparks
Sports Nutrition and Performance Research Group, Department of Sport and Physical Activity, Edge
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Competitor presence reduces internal attentional focus and improves 16.1 km cycling time trial performance
EL Williams, HS Jones, SA Sparks, DC Marchant, AW Midgley, ...
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 18 (4), 486-491, 2015
The effect of acute taurine ingestion on 3-km running performance in trained middle-distance runners
TG Balshaw, TM Bampouras, TJ Barry, SA Sparks
Amino acids 44 (2), 555-561, 2013
The influence of environmental temperature on duathlon performance
SA Sparks, NT Cable, DA Doran, DPM Maclaren
Ergonomics 48 (11-14), 1558-1567, 2005
Rapid weight-loss impairs simulated riding performance and strength in jockeys: implications for making-weight
G Wilson, MB Hawken, I Poole, A Sparks, S Bennett, B Drust, J Morton, ...
Journal of sports sciences 32 (4), 383-391, 2014
The effects of novel ingestion of sodium bicarbonate on repeated sprint ability
P Miller, AL Robinson, SA Sparks, CA Bridge, DJ Bentley, ...
The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research 30 (2), 561-568, 2016
Impact of stretching on the performance and injury risk of long-distance runners
C Baxter, LR Mc Naughton, A Sparks, L Norton, D Bentley
Research in Sports Medicine 25 (1), 78-90, 2017
Recent developments in the use of sodium bicarbonate as an ergogenic aid
LR McNaughton, L Gough, S Deb, D Bentley, SA Sparks
Current sports medicine reports 15 (4), 233-244, 2016
Efficacy of high-dose vitamin D supplements for elite athletes
DJ Owens, JCY Tang, WJ Bradley, AS Sparks, WD Fraser, JP Morton, ...
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 49 (2), 349-356, 2017
Deception studies manipulating centrally acting performance modifiers: a review.
EL Williams, HS Jones, S Sparks, DC Marchant, D Micklewright, ...
Medicine and science in sports and exercise 46 (7), 1441-1451, 2014
Validity and reliability of the look Keo power pedal system for measuring power output during incremental and repeated sprint cycling
SA Sparks, B Dove, CA Bridge, AW Midgley, LR McNaughton
International journal of sports physiology and performance 10 (1), 39-45, 2015
Ingestion of a nitric oxide enhancing supplement improves resistance exercise performance
SL Mosher, SA Sparks, EL Williams, DJ Bentley, LR Mc Naughton
The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research 30 (12), 3520-3524, 2016
Validity of a portable urine refractometer: The effects of sample freezing
SA Sparks, GL Close
Journal of sports sciences 31 (7), 745-749, 2013
The reproducibility of blood acid base responses in male collegiate athletes following individualised doses of sodium bicarbonate: a randomised controlled crossover study
LA Gough, SK Deb, AS Sparks, LR McNaughton
Sports Medicine 47 (10), 2117-2127, 2017
Altered psychological responses to different magnitudes of deception during cycling
EL Williams, H Massey, S SPARKS, AW Midgley, DC Marchant, ...
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 47 (11), 2423-2430, 2015
Distance-dependent association of affect with pacing strategy in cycling time trials.
HS Jones, EL Williams, D Marchant, A Sparks, A Midgley, C Bridge, ...
Medicine and science in sports and exercise 47 (4), 825-832, 2015
Astaxanthin in Exercise Metabolism, Performance and Recovery: A Review
DR Brown, LA Gough, SK Deb, LR Sparks, A and McNaughton
Frontiers in Nutrition, 10.3389/fnut.2017.00076, 2018
Deception has no acute or residual effect on cycling time trial performance but negatively effects perceptual responses
HS Jones, EL Williams, DC Marchant, SA Sparks, CA Bridge, AW Midgley, ...
Journal of science and medicine in sport 19 (9), 771-776, 2016
Assessment of energy expenditure in elite jockeys during simulated race riding and a working day: Implications for making weight
G Wilson, SA Sparks, B Drust, JP Morton, GL Close
Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism 38 (4), 415-420, 2013
Improvements in cycling time trial performance are not sustained following the acute provision of challenging and deceptive feedback
HS Jones, EL Williams, D Marchant, SA Sparks, CA Bridge, AW Midgley, ...
Frontiers in physiology 7, 399, 2016
Sodium bicarbonate improves 4 km time trial cycling performance when individualised to time to peak blood bicarbonate in trained male cyclists
LA Gough, SK Deb, SA Sparks, LR McNaughton
Journal of sports Sciences 36 (15), 1705-1712, 2018
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