New laboratory and performance based fitness assessment for athletes at DkIT.

 Dundalk Institute of Technology (Department of Nursing, Midwifery & Health Studies), in association with STATSports, are proud to introduce a new laboratory and performance based fitness assessment for athletes of all disciplines from January 2012. This exciting partnership has been forged between the Department of Nursing, Midwifery & Health Studies, in particular the BSc (Hons) in Health and Physical Activity and local business STATSports, who offer a sport science consultancy and GPS analysis service. This will provide students of the BSc (Hons) in Health and Physical Activity with an exciting opportunity to develop and improve their skills in athletic testing and performance analysis.

 The Fitness Testing programme can be undertaken by competitive and non-competitive athletes who want to improve their current fitness levels and gain top scientific analysis.

 The range of tests on offer include:

v  VO2 MAX                                                           

v  LACTATE PROFILING

v  BODY FAT %

v  BIOMECHANICAL ANALYSIS

v  HYDRATION ANALYSIS

 

 For more information contact: Trina McNicholas (042 9370200 extn 2163; fitnesstesting@statsports.ie