James Morehen

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Position
Performance Nutritionist

Dr James Morehen joined as Performance Nutritionist during pre-season of the 2021/22 campaign.

Morehen joined Kevin Geary and the athletic performance department from England football having spend four years with The Football Association.

Prior to his time at England football, Morehen spent three years as head of nutrition with Warrington Wolves and Widnes Vikings Rugby League and has previous roles in premier league football, professional boxers, golfers and Formula 1.

James holds a BSc in Sport and Exercise Sciences, MSc in Sports Physiology and PhD in Applied Physiology and Performance Nutrition all from Liverpool John Moores University.

His PhD is titled: “Growing, building and repairing elite rugby players: nutritional and energetic considerations” and has 11 publications in peer-reviewed journals.