Dr Victoria Stiles
Senior Lecturer in Sports Biomechanics

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Key publications



Stiles VH, Metcalf B, Knapp K, Rowlands A (In Press). A small amount of precisely measured high intensity habitual physical activity predicts bone health in pre- and post-menopausal women in UK Biobank. International Journal of Epidemiology Full text.
Stiles VH, Pearce M, Moore I, Langford J, Rowlands A (In Press). Wrist-worn accelerometry for runners: Objective quantification of training load. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Full text.
Starbuck C, Stiles V, Urà D, Carré M, Dixon S (2017). Biomechanical responses to changes in friction on a clay court surface. J Sci Med Sport, 20(5), 459-463. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Nunns MP, House CM, Rice H, Mostazir M, Davey P, Stiles V, Fallowfield J, Allsopp A, Dixon SJ (2016). Four biomechanical and anthropometric measures predict tibial stress fracture:. A prospective study of 1065 Royal Marines. British Journal of Sports Medicine Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Starbuck C, Damm L, Clarke J, Carré M, Capel-Davis J, Miller S, Stiles V, Dixon S (2016). The influence of tennis court surfaces on player perceptions and biomechanical response. J Sports Sci, 34(17), 1627-1636. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Rowlands AV, Fraysse F, Catt M, Stiles VH, Stanley RM, Eston RG, Olds TS (2015). Comparability of measured acceleration from accelerometry-based activity monitors. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 47(1), 201-210. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.

Publications by category


Journal articles

Stiles VH, Metcalf B, Knapp K, Rowlands A (In Press). A small amount of precisely measured high intensity habitual physical activity predicts bone health in pre- and post-menopausal women in UK Biobank. International Journal of Epidemiology Full text.
Dean S, Poltawski L, Warmoth K, Goodwin V, Stiles V, Taylor R (In Press). Independently Getting Off the floor (IGO): a feasibility study of teaching people with stroke to get up after a fall. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation Full text.
Lilley KL, Stiles, VH, Dixon SJ (In Press). The influence of motion control shoes on the running gait of mature and young females. Gait and Posture DOI.
Stiles VH, Pearce M, Moore I, Langford J, Rowlands A (In Press). Wrist-worn accelerometry for runners: Objective quantification of training load. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Full text.
Dixon S, Nunns M, House C, Rice H, Mostazir M, Stiles V, Fallowfield J, Allsopp A (2018). Prospective study of biomechanical risk factors for second and third metatarsal stress fractures in military recruits. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport Abstract. DOI.
Starbuck C, Stiles V, Urà D, Carré M, Dixon S (2017). Biomechanical responses to changes in friction on a clay court surface. J Sci Med Sport, 20(5), 459-463. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Nunns M, Stiles V, Fulford J, Dixon S (2017). Estimated third metatarsal bending stresses are highly susceptible to variations in bone geometry. Footwear Science, 9(3), 127-137. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Nunns MP, House CM, Rice H, Mostazir M, Davey P, Stiles V, Fallowfield J, Allsopp A, Dixon SJ (2016). Four biomechanical and anthropometric measures predict tibial stress fracture:. A prospective study of 1065 Royal Marines. British Journal of Sports Medicine Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Starbuck C, Damm L, Clarke J, Carré M, Capel-Davis J, Miller S, Stiles V, Dixon S (2016). The influence of tennis court surfaces on player perceptions and biomechanical response. J Sports Sci, 34(17), 1627-1636. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Rowlands AV, Fraysse F, Catt M, Stiles VH, Stanley RM, Eston RG, Olds TS (2015). Comparability of measured acceleration from accelerometry-based activity monitors. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 47(1), 201-210. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Nunns M, Stiles V (2015). The influence of variable medial–lateral stiffness footwear on frontal plane kinematics and joint moments at the knee and ankle in healthy young males. Footwear Science, 7, S133-S135. DOI.
Nunns M, Stiles V (2015). The influence of variations in heel and forefoot midsole stiffness on sagittal plane kinematics and joint moments at the knee and ankle. Footwear Science, 7, S161-S163. DOI.
Nunns M, Rice H, House C, Fallowfield J, Allsopp A, Stiles V, Dixon S (2013). A prospective study identifying risk factors for tibial stress fracture in Royal Marine recruits: initial findings. Footwear Science, 5(SUPPL. 1). DOI.
Dixon S, Nunns M, House C, Rice H, Stiles V (2013). Ankle joint kinematics influence risk of third metatarsal stress fracture in military recruits. Footwear Science, 5(SUPPL. 1). DOI.
Rowlands AV, Schuna JM, Stiles VH, Tudor-Locke C (2013). Cadence, peak vertical acceleration and peak loading rate during ambulatory activities: Implications for activity prescription for bone health. Journal of Physical Activity and Health Abstract.
Stiles VH, Katene WH (2013). Improving physical education student teachers' knowledge and understanding of applied biomechanical principles through peer collaboration. Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy, 18(3), 235-255. DOI.
Lilley K, Stiles VH, Dixon S (2013). The influence of motion control shoes on the running gait of mature and young females. Gait and Posture, 37(3), 331-335. Abstract. DOI.
Stiles VH, Griew PJ, Rowlands AV (2013). Use of accelerometry to classify activity beneficial to bone in premenopausal women. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 45(12), 2353-2361. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Rowlands AV, Stiles VH (2012). Accelerometer counts and raw acceleration output in relation to mechanical loading. Journal of Biomechanics, 45(3), 448-454. Abstract. DOI.
Nunns MPI, Stiles VH, Dixon SJ (2012). The effects of standard issue Royal Marine recruit footwear on risk factors associated with third metatarsal stress fractures. Footwear Science, 4(1), 59-70. DOI.
Nunns M, Stiles V, Dixon S (2012). The effects of standard issue Royal Marine recruit footwear on risk factors associated with third metatarsal stress fractures. Footwear Science, 4(1), 59-70. Abstract. DOI.
Lilley K, Stiles V, Dixon SJ (2011). A Biomechanical Comparison of the Running Gait of Mature and Young Females. Gait and Posture, 43, 496-500. Abstract.
Lilley K, Dixon S, Stiles V (2011). A Biomechanical Comparison of the Running Gait of Mature and Young Females. Gait and Posture(33), 496-500. Abstract. DOI.
Stiles VH, Guisasola IN, James IT, Dixon SJ (2011). Biomechanical Response to Changes in Natural Turf during Running and Turning. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 27(1), 54-63. Abstract.  Full text.
Nunns M, Stiles V, Dixon S (2011). The effects of standard issue Royal Marine footwear on risk factors associated with third metatarsal stress fractures. Footwear Science, 3(sup1), S124-S125. DOI.
Guisasola I, James I, Stiles V, Dixon S (2010). Dynamic behaviour of soils used for natural turf sports surfaces. Sports Engineering, 12(3), 111-122. Abstract. DOI.
Guisasola I, James I, Llewellyn C, Stiles V, Dixon S (2010). Quasi-static mechanical behaviour of soils used for natural turf sports surfaces and stud force prediction. Sports Engineering, 12(2), 99-109. Abstract. DOI.
Stiles VH, James IT, Dixon SJ, Guisasola IN (2009). Natural turf surfaces: the case for continued research. Sports Med, 39(1), 65-84. Abstract.  Author URL.
Stiles VH, Dixon, S.J. (2007). Biomechanical response to systematic changes in impact interface cushioning properties while performing a tennis specific movement. Journal of Sports Sciences, 25(11), 1229-1239. Abstract. DOI.
Stiles VH, Dixon SJ (2007). Biomechanical response to systematic changes in impact interface cushioning while performing a tennis specific movement. Journal of Sport Sciences, 25(11), 1229-1239.
Stiles VH, Dixon SJ (2006). The influence of different playing surfaces on the biomechanics of a tennis forehand foot plant. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 22(1), 14-24. Full text.
Dixon SJ, Stiles VH (2003). Impact absorption of tennis shoe-surface combinations. Sports Engineering, 6(1), 1-10.

Chapters

Damm L, Stiles V, Dixon S (In Press). Human-shoe-surface interaction. In Dixon S, Fleming P, James I, Carre M (Eds.) The Science and Engineering of Sport Surfaces, Oxon: Routledge, 135-157.
Stiles VH, Dixon S (In Press). Sports surfaces, biomechanics and injury. In Dixon S, Fleming P, James I, Carre M (Eds.) The Science and Engineering of Sport Surfaces, Oxon: Routledge, 70-97.

Conferences

Dean S, Goodwin VA, Poltawski L, Stiles VH, Taylor R (2013). The IGO study: a 'before and after' case series to assess the safety and teaching of a technique designed for people with stroke to Independently Get up Off the floor.  Author URL.

Internet publications

VStil, Dixon SJ (2007). Biomechanical response to systematic changes in impact interface cushioning while performing a tennis specific movement                    . DOI.

Publications by year



In Press

Stiles VH, Metcalf B, Knapp K, Rowlands A (In Press). A small amount of precisely measured high intensity habitual physical activity predicts bone health in pre- and post-menopausal women in UK Biobank. International Journal of Epidemiology Full text.
Damm L, Stiles V, Dixon S (In Press). Human-shoe-surface interaction. In Dixon S, Fleming P, James I, Carre M (Eds.) The Science and Engineering of Sport Surfaces, Oxon: Routledge, 135-157.
Dean S, Poltawski L, Warmoth K, Goodwin V, Stiles V, Taylor R (In Press). Independently Getting Off the floor (IGO): a feasibility study of teaching people with stroke to get up after a fall. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation Full text.
Stiles VH, Dixon S (In Press). Sports surfaces, biomechanics and injury. In Dixon S, Fleming P, James I, Carre M (Eds.) The Science and Engineering of Sport Surfaces, Oxon: Routledge, 70-97.
Lilley KL, Stiles, VH, Dixon SJ (In Press). The influence of motion control shoes on the running gait of mature and young females. Gait and Posture DOI.
Stiles VH, Pearce M, Moore I, Langford J, Rowlands A (In Press). Wrist-worn accelerometry for runners: Objective quantification of training load. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Full text.

2018

Dixon S, Nunns M, House C, Rice H, Mostazir M, Stiles V, Fallowfield J, Allsopp A (2018). Prospective study of biomechanical risk factors for second and third metatarsal stress fractures in military recruits. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport Abstract. DOI.

2017

Starbuck C, Stiles V, Urà D, Carré M, Dixon S (2017). Biomechanical responses to changes in friction on a clay court surface. J Sci Med Sport, 20(5), 459-463. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Nunns M, Stiles V, Fulford J, Dixon S (2017). Estimated third metatarsal bending stresses are highly susceptible to variations in bone geometry. Footwear Science, 9(3), 127-137. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

2016

Nunns MP, House CM, Rice H, Mostazir M, Davey P, Stiles V, Fallowfield J, Allsopp A, Dixon SJ (2016). Four biomechanical and anthropometric measures predict tibial stress fracture:. A prospective study of 1065 Royal Marines. British Journal of Sports Medicine Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Starbuck C, Damm L, Clarke J, Carré M, Capel-Davis J, Miller S, Stiles V, Dixon S (2016). The influence of tennis court surfaces on player perceptions and biomechanical response. J Sports Sci, 34(17), 1627-1636. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.

2015

Rowlands AV, Fraysse F, Catt M, Stiles VH, Stanley RM, Eston RG, Olds TS (2015). Comparability of measured acceleration from accelerometry-based activity monitors. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 47(1), 201-210. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Nunns M, Stiles V (2015). The influence of variable medial–lateral stiffness footwear on frontal plane kinematics and joint moments at the knee and ankle in healthy young males. Footwear Science, 7, S133-S135. DOI.
Nunns M, Stiles V (2015). The influence of variations in heel and forefoot midsole stiffness on sagittal plane kinematics and joint moments at the knee and ankle. Footwear Science, 7, S161-S163. DOI.

2013

Nunns M, Rice H, House C, Fallowfield J, Allsopp A, Stiles V, Dixon S (2013). A prospective study identifying risk factors for tibial stress fracture in Royal Marine recruits: initial findings. Footwear Science, 5(SUPPL. 1). DOI.
Dixon S, Nunns M, House C, Rice H, Stiles V (2013). Ankle joint kinematics influence risk of third metatarsal stress fracture in military recruits. Footwear Science, 5(SUPPL. 1). DOI.
Rowlands AV, Schuna JM, Stiles VH, Tudor-Locke C (2013). Cadence, peak vertical acceleration and peak loading rate during ambulatory activities: Implications for activity prescription for bone health. Journal of Physical Activity and Health Abstract.
Stiles VH, Katene WH (2013). Improving physical education student teachers' knowledge and understanding of applied biomechanical principles through peer collaboration. Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy, 18(3), 235-255. DOI.
Dean S, Goodwin VA, Poltawski L, Stiles VH, Taylor R (2013). The IGO study: a 'before and after' case series to assess the safety and teaching of a technique designed for people with stroke to Independently Get up Off the floor.  Author URL.
Lilley K, Stiles VH, Dixon S (2013). The influence of motion control shoes on the running gait of mature and young females. Gait and Posture, 37(3), 331-335. Abstract. DOI.
Stiles VH, Griew PJ, Rowlands AV (2013). Use of accelerometry to classify activity beneficial to bone in premenopausal women. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 45(12), 2353-2361. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2012

Rowlands AV, Stiles VH (2012). Accelerometer counts and raw acceleration output in relation to mechanical loading. Journal of Biomechanics, 45(3), 448-454. Abstract. DOI.
Nunns MPI, Stiles VH, Dixon SJ (2012). The effects of standard issue Royal Marine recruit footwear on risk factors associated with third metatarsal stress fractures. Footwear Science, 4(1), 59-70. DOI.
Nunns M, Stiles V, Dixon S (2012). The effects of standard issue Royal Marine recruit footwear on risk factors associated with third metatarsal stress fractures. Footwear Science, 4(1), 59-70. Abstract. DOI.

2011

Lilley K, Stiles V, Dixon SJ (2011). A Biomechanical Comparison of the Running Gait of Mature and Young Females. Gait and Posture, 43, 496-500. Abstract.
Lilley K, Dixon S, Stiles V (2011). A Biomechanical Comparison of the Running Gait of Mature and Young Females. Gait and Posture(33), 496-500. Abstract. DOI.
Stiles VH, Guisasola IN, James IT, Dixon SJ (2011). Biomechanical Response to Changes in Natural Turf during Running and Turning. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 27(1), 54-63. Abstract.  Full text.
Nunns M, Stiles V, Dixon S (2011). The effects of standard issue Royal Marine footwear on risk factors associated with third metatarsal stress fractures. Footwear Science, 3(sup1), S124-S125. DOI.

2010

Guisasola I, James I, Stiles V, Dixon S (2010). Dynamic behaviour of soils used for natural turf sports surfaces. Sports Engineering, 12(3), 111-122. Abstract. DOI.
Guisasola I, James I, Llewellyn C, Stiles V, Dixon S (2010). Quasi-static mechanical behaviour of soils used for natural turf sports surfaces and stud force prediction. Sports Engineering, 12(2), 99-109. Abstract. DOI.

2009

Stiles VH, James IT, Dixon SJ, Guisasola IN (2009). Natural turf surfaces: the case for continued research. Sports Med, 39(1), 65-84. Abstract.  Author URL.

2007

Stiles VH, Dixon, S.J. (2007). Biomechanical response to systematic changes in impact interface cushioning properties while performing a tennis specific movement. Journal of Sports Sciences, 25(11), 1229-1239. Abstract. DOI.
Stiles VH, Dixon SJ (2007). Biomechanical response to systematic changes in impact interface cushioning while performing a tennis specific movement. Journal of Sport Sciences, 25(11), 1229-1239.
VStil, Dixon SJ (2007). Biomechanical response to systematic changes in impact interface cushioning while performing a tennis specific movement                    . DOI.

2006

Stiles VH, Dixon SJ (2006). The influence of different playing surfaces on the biomechanics of a tennis forehand foot plant. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 22(1), 14-24. Full text.

2003

Dixon SJ, Stiles VH (2003). Impact absorption of tennis shoe-surface combinations. Sports Engineering, 6(1), 1-10.