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Physiological Assessments in Orienteering

July 14, 2011

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Yesterday a research study entitled “Athlete assessments in orienteering: Differences in physiological variables between field and laboratory settings“ was published in the European Journal of Sport Sciences and was made available online. Unfortunately this is not open access. The publication comes from work I did during my Masters by Research degree a few years ago under the supervision […]

Open Access Research Training

January 12, 2011

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I’ve been working on an open access research training site on wikiversity for a few months now – Sport research on Wikiversity. It stems from being the convenor of the Bachelor of Sport Studies (Honours) at the University of Canberra. It came to my attention pretty quickly that there aren’t any good sources of information […]

2010 in review

January 5, 2011

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Funny automatic review and posting option from my blog stats below:   The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was […]

Exercise Health resource as a student assignment

October 11, 2010

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I have finally finished an Education Technology assignment which I am enrolled in through Central Queensland University.  The assignment has been hanging over my head for a little while and I’ve been struggling to get on top of a lot of things at work. But it’s done now, so its a relief. In the assignment, […]

Brain vs bike: research into decision making and fatigue

October 6, 2010

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I previously wrote about some research we are conducting on “the impact of varied physical load on an executive function task“. The research is progressing and here is a short video so you can see it in action. http://www.youtube.com/v/kxplG-BoenI?fs=1&hl=en_GB&rel=0

Exercising Obesity and related education options

September 30, 2010

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A few weeks ago I was asked to speak to a group of students attending the Faculty of Health at the University of Canberra about education and career options though the university. A potentially dry topic, I attempted to make it a little more interesting by talking about a common health issue in a way […]

Work and Footy: UC and GWS

September 24, 2010

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UCNISS has been talking with the newest Australian Football League franchise for a couple of months now and a couple of weeks ago the two signed an MOU. I have been lucky enough to sit on some of the talks with Team GWS. There is some potential for some interesting work and some great opportunities […]