Amanda Clacy

Research Fellow in Sport and Outdoor Recreation, University of the Sunshine Coast

Dr Amanda Clacy (PhD, Sport Psychology) is a Research Fellow in Sport and Outdoor Recreation. As project manager for the Understanding and Preventing Led Outdoor Accidents Data System (UPLOADS) project, Amanda’s work contributes to improving how incidents are reported, analysed, and prevented in the led outdoors. After completing a PhD on sport-related concussion, Amanda continues to use human factors methods to investigate performance and injuries in both grassroots and elite sport. As an outdoor enthusiast, Amanda appreciates the balance between the seriousness of the risks associated with participating in pulse-raising activities, while also recognising the valuable lessons these experiences offer.

View all speakers