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New paper in International Journal of Sport Physiology and Performance

The paper entitled “Dynamics of the metabolic response during a competitive 100-m freestyle in elite male swimmers“, by Philippe Hellard, Robin Pla, Ferran A. Rodríguez, David Simbana and David B. Pyne, has been published in the International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance … Continue reading

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Diego Chaverri: nou Doctor

El passat 30 de juny, el nostre doctorand Diego Chaverri ha assolit el grau de Doctor per la Universitat de Barcelona en defensar la tesi doctoral titulada:  “A new model for estimating oxygen uptake based on postexercise measurements in swimming” … Continue reading

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New paper in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism

The paper entitled “Estimating peak oxygen uptake based on postexercise measurements in swimming“, authored by Diego Chaverri, Thorsten Schuller, Xavier Iglesias, Uwe Hoffmann, and Ferran A. Rodríguez has been published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism (JCR IF: 2.339). The article … Continue reading

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Paper accepted in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism

The paper entitled “Estimating peak oxygen uptake based on postexercise measurements in swimming“, authored by Diego Chaverri, Thorsten Schuller, Xavier Iglesias, Uwe Hoffmann, and Ferran A. Rodríguez has been accepted for publication in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism (JCR IF: … Continue reading

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Dr. Manolo Montoya – Premi extraordinari de Doctorat

El nostre professor, Dr. Manolo Montoya, ha rebut per part del Consell de Govern de la Universitat de Barcelona, el premi extraordinari del Doctorat del curs acadèmic 2010-2011 per la seva tesi “ANÁLISIS DE LAS FINALIZACIONES DE LOS JUGADORES EXTREMO EN BALONMANO “. Aquest reconeixement … Continue reading

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Dr. Raúl Bescós García: Summa cum laude / Excel·lent cum laude

Raúl Bescós García held his doctoral dissertation (22/12/2011) entitled “The effect of nitric oxide donors on human performance ” He was supervised by Ph.D. Jordi Porta, a research group INEFC Barcelona member. Our congratulations! Raúl Bescós García ha defensat la … Continue reading

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Dra. Cristina González de Prado: Summa cum laude / Excel·lent cum laude

Cristina González de Prado held her doctoral dissertation (15/12/2011) entitled “Caracterización técnico-táctica de la competición de combate de alto nivel en Taekwondo. Efectividad de las acciones tácticas”. She was supervised by professor Xavier Iglesias, member of our group. Congratulations! Cristina … Continue reading

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Dra. Sílvia Aranda: Summa cum laude / Excel·lent cum laude

Sílvia Aranda García held her doctoral dissertation (1/12/2011) entitled “Funcionalidad, fuerza y equilibrio en personas mayores: valoración e intervención de ejercicio físico“. She was supervised by professor Dr. Rosa Angulo-Barroso, member of our research group. Congratulations! Sílvia Aranda García ha … Continue reading

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Martin Truijens earns doctor degree at VUA

On January 13th 2012, Martin Truijens successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled “Work in Progress: Altitude Training and Adaptation in Swimming” at the Faculty of Human Movement Sciences of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, supervised by A.P. Hollander, H.M. Toussaint, and B.D. … Continue reading

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TRIATHLON Project: Testing the new Polar RCX5

This weekend we tested the new Polar RCX5 multisport computers with 6 triathletes in the  IRONCAT long distance triathlon (3,8 km swim, 180 km bike, 42,2 km run). The zero-version monitors were provided by the Sport Science Collaboration Department of … Continue reading

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