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Dr Mikhail Batuev

Assistant Professor

Department: Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation

255 Mikail BatuevHe spent 4 years with Krylia Sovetov Football Club becoming the Deputy Director and Secretary General of the club. After a spell with the football agency Etar London where he was focused on athlete representation and management, Mikhail was awarded a prestigious Chevening scholarship and completed the MBA Football Industries degree at the University of Liverpool, UK. As he researched the UEFA licensing frameworks as a part of this program, Mikhail had an internship with the UEFA. 

In addition to his football management background, Mikhail has also got a very substantial expertise in organisation and marketing of extreme/youth sports. He worked with Red Bull energy drink for more than 7 years and contributed to athlete marketing programs of this brand. From 2011 to 2015 Mikhail completed a research project on evolution of extreme sports. He graduated with the PhD in Sport Studies from the University of Stirling, Scotland.

Mikhail speaks English, Russian and German.

Campus Address

Northumberland Building



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  • Government policy responses to Covid-19 in sport: a comparative study of China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, UK and the USA, Girginov, V., Chen, S., Alhakami, F., Batuev, M., Chalip, L. 3 Apr 2023, In: International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics
  • Correction to: Training During the COVID-19 Lockdown: Knowledge, Beliefs, and Practices of 12,526 Athletes from 142 Countries and Six Continents (Sports Medicine, (2022), 52, 4, (933-948), 10.1007/s40279-021-01573-z), Washif, J., Farooq, A., Krug, I., Pyne, D., Verhagen, E., Taylor, L., Wong, D., Mujika, I., Cortis, C., Haddad, M., Ahmadian, O., Al Jufaili, M., Al-Horani, R., Al-Mohannadi, A., Aloui, A., Ammar, A., Arifi, F., Aziz, A., Batuev, M., Beaven, C., Beneke, R., Bici, A., Bishnoi, P., Bogwasi, L., Bok, D., Boukhris, O., Boullosa, D., Bragazzi, N., Brito, J., Cartagena, R., Chaouachi, A., Cheung, S., Chtourou, H., Cosma, G., Debevec, T., DeLang, M., Dellal, A., Dönmez, G., Driss, T., Peña Duque, J., Eirale, C., Elloumi, M., Foster, C., Franchini, E., Fusco, A., Galy, O., Gastin, P., Gill, N., Girard, O., Gregov, C., Halson, S., Hammouda, O., Hanzlíková, I., Hassanmirzaei, B., Haugen, T., Hébert-Losier, K., Muñoz Helú, H., Herrera-Valenzuela, T., Hettinga, F., Holtzhausen, L., Hue, O., Dello Iacono, A., Ihalainen, J., James, C., Janse van Rensburg, D., Joseph, S., Kamoun, K., Khaled, M., Khalladi, K., Kim, K., Kok, L., MacMillan, L., Mataruna-Dos-Santos, L., Matsunaga, R., Memishi, S., Millet, G., Moussa-Chamari, I., Musa, D., Nguyen, H., Nikolaidis, P., Owen, A., Padulo, J., Pagaduan, J., Perera, N., Pérez-Gómez, J., Pillay, L., Popa, A., Pudasaini, A., Rabbani, A., Rahayu, T., Romdhani, M., Salamh, P., Sarkar, A., Schillinger, A., Seiler, S., Setyawati, H., Shrestha, N., Suraya, F., Tabben, M., Trabelsi, K., Urhausen, A., Valtonen, M., Weber, J., Whiteley, R., Zrane, A., Zerguini, Y., Zmijewski, P., Sandbakk, Ø., Ben Saad, H., Chamari, K. 22 Oct 2022, In: Sports Medicine
  • COVID-19 lockdown: A Global Study Investigating the Effect of Athletes’ Sport Classification and Sex on Training Practices, Washif, J., Sandbakk, Ø., Seiler, S., Haugen, T., Farooq, A., Quarrie, K., Janse van Rensburg, D., Krug, I., Verhagen, E., Wong, D., Mujika, I., Cortis, C., Haddad, M., Ahmadian, O., Al Jufaili, M., Al-Horani, R., Al-Mohannadi, A., Aloui, A., Ammar, A., Arifi, F., Aziz, A., Batuev, M., Beaven, C., Beneke, R., Bici, A., Bishnoi, P., Bogwasi, L., Bok, D., Boukhris, O., Boullosa, D., Bragazzi, N., Brito, J., Cartagena, R., Chaouachi, A., Cheung, S., Chtourou, H., Cosma, G., Debevec, T., DeLang, M., Dellal, A., Dönmez, G., Driss, T., Peña Duque, J., Eirale, C., Elloumi, M., Foster, C., Franchini, E., Fusco, A., Galy, O., Gastin, P., Gill, N., Girard, O., Gregov, C., Halson, S., Hammouda, O., Hanzlíková, I., Hassanmirzaei, B., Hébert-Losier, K., Muñoz Helú, H., Herrera-Valenzuela, T., Hettinga, F., Holtzhausen, L., Hue, O., Dello Iacono, A., Ihalainen, J., James, C., Joseph, S., Kamoun, K., Khaled, M., Khalladi, K., Kim, K., Kok, L., MacMillan, L., Mataruna-Dos-Santos, L., Matsunaga, R., Memishi, S., Millet, G., Moussa-Chamari, I., Musa, D., Nguyễn, H., Nikolaidis, P., Owen, A., Padulo, J., Pagaduan, J., Perera, N., Pérez-Gómez, J., Pillay, L., Popa, A., Pudasaini, A., Rabbani, A., Rahayu, T., Romdhani, M., Salamh, P., Sarkar, A., Schillinger, A., Setyawati, H., Shrestha, N., Suraya, F., Tabben, M., Trabelsi, K., Urhausen, A., Valtonen, M., Weber, J., Whiteley, R., Zrane, A., Zerguini, Y., Zmijewski, P., Ben Saad, H., Pyne, D., Taylor, L., Chamari, K. 1 Aug 2022, In: International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance
  • Training During the COVID-19 Lockdown: Knowledge, Beliefs, and Practices of 12,526 Athletes from 142 Countries and Six Continents, Washif, J., Farooq, A., Krug, I., Pyne, D., Verhagen, E., Taylor, L., Wong, D., Mujika, I., Cortis, C., Haddad, M., Ahmadian, O., Al Jufaili, M., Al-Horani, R., Al-Mohannadi, A., Aloui, A., Ammar, A., Arifi, F., Aziz, A., Batuev, M., Beaven, C., Beneke, R., Bici, A., Bishnoi, P., Bogwasi, L., Bok, D., Boukhris, O., Boullosa, D., Bragazzi, N., Brito, J., Cartagena, R., Chaouachi, A., Cheung, S., Chtourou, H., Cosma, G., Debevec, T., DeLang, M., Dellal, A., Dönmez, G., Driss, T., Peña Duque, J., Eirale, C., Elloumi, M., Foster, C., Franchini, E., Fusco, A., Galy, O., Gastin, P., Gill, N., Girard, O., Gregov, C., Halson, S., Hammouda, O., Hanzlíková, I., Hassanmirzaei, B., Haugen, T., Hébert-Losier, K., Muñoz Helú, H., Herrera-Valenzuela, T., Hettinga, F., Holtzhausen, L., Hue, O., Dello Iacono, A., Ihalainen, J., James, C., Janse van Rensburg, D., Joseph, S., Kamoun, K., Khaled, M., Khalladi, K., Kim, K., Kok, L., MacMillan, L., Mataruna-Dos-Santos, L., Matsunaga, R., Memishi, S., Millet, G., Moussa-Chamari, I., Musa, D., Nguyen, H., Nikolaidis, P., Owen, A., Padulo, J., Pagaduan, J., Perera, N., Pérez-Gómez, J., Pillay, L., Popa, A., Pudasaini, A., Rabbani, A., Rahayu, T., Romdhani, M., Salamh, P., Sarkar, A., Schillinger, A., Seiler, S., Setyawati, H., Shrestha, N., Suraya, F., Tabben, M., Trabelsi, K., Urhausen, A., Valtonen, M., Weber, J., Whiteley, R., Zrane, A., Zerguini, Y., Zmijewski, P., Sandbakk, Ø., Ben Saad, H., Chamari, K. 1 Apr 2022, In: Sports Medicine
  • Snowboarding and skateboarding, Batuev, M., Zipp, S., Robinson, L. 23 Jan 2020, Routledge Handbook of Global Sport, Taylor & Francis
  • International Governance of Action Sports: An Organisational Legitimacy Perspective, Batuev, M., Robinson, L. Mar 2019, Research Handbook on Sport Governance, Edward Elgar
  • Organizational evolution and the Olympic Games: the case of sport climbing, Batuev, M., Robinson, L. 27 Feb 2018, In: Sport in Society
  • What influences organisational evolution of modern sport: the case of skateboarding, Batuev, M., Robinson, L. Sep 2018, In: Sports, Business and Management
  • How skateboarding made it to the Olympics: an institutional perspective, Batuev, M., Robinson, L. 28 Sep 2017, In: International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing

Truls Ørneberg How cognisant are action sport participants of the WADA Code? Start Date: 01/10/2023

  • Management MBA June 17 2016
  • Sports Studies PhD June 17 2016
  • Financial Management BSc (Hons) June 15 2001


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