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Technology ace

As our tennis stars hold the nations gaze at Wimbledon this event will explore the cutting-edge technologies that help to break records and move the sport forward.

Science and engineering have dramatically shaped the modern sporting world, sometimes causing controversy, but always stimulating fascination. As our tennis stars hold the nations gaze at Wimbledon, and as Great Britain’s athletes prepare to compete in Beijing, this event will explore the cutting edge technologies that help to break records and move sport forward. From the latest advances in tennis racket design to building the world’s fastest bike; the engineers who work behind the scenes in the world of sport will take to the stage.


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Tom Allen | talks


Date and Time:

24 June 2008 at 7:00 pm


1 hour 30 minutes



Royal Institution
21 Albemarle Street
020 7409 2992

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Tickets cost £8, £6 concessions and £4 for RI Members

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