Mathematics in sport


Mathematics in sport

Why is geometry and mechanics important in football and rugby?

How can algebra and calculus help with optimising race strategy in motor racing?

Equipment provided

The workshop is delivered by one of our Mathematics Department lecturers.

What you need to supply

A presentation screen that can be used to display the presentation.

Length of workshop

This talk is 45-60 minutes long to fit into school timetables.

Age groups

This is aimed at A-Level mathematics students.

Virtual delivery requirements

A presentation screen or projector with microphone and speakers, connected to Teams for delivery of the material.

Variations on this workshop

We also have a related workshop online for independent learning called Mathematics in Motor Racing.