Prof Sharhidd Taliep, Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Professor Sharhidd Taliep is an exercise scientist affiliated with the Department of Sport Management at Cape Peninsula University of Technology. With a keen focus on cricket research and sport development, Professor Taliep’s expertise spans across various niche areas, including visual perception, biomechanics, player development, and strength and conditioning.

Recognised for his scholarly contributions, Professor Taliep has been honoured with a SASUF research fund and held an Y2 NRF rating. Actively engaged in his professional domain, he holds notable roles such as serving on the Independent Scientific Advisory Committee to Cricket South Africa and the South African Football Association Cape Town Medical and Sports Science Committee.

Furthermore, Professor Taliep contributes as a consultant for talent development and elite athlete programs, emphasising performance enhancement and injury prevention.