Physical Performance

The department’s area of academic competence is the factors affecting physical performance and the effect of training.

Fysisk prestasjonsevne

The Department is responsible for teaching and research in the sports of skiing, swimming and orienteering, together with sport biology subjects based on physics, biomechanics, biochemistry, cell biology, anatomy and physiology.

The Department has a special responsibility for one of NSSS’ priority areas within activities research: Physical training and kinetics with emphasis on ski sports (alpine skiing, cross country skiing, ski jumping, biathlon, nordic combined, etc).
Head of Office:
Beate Kristensen
Tlf. +47 23 26 23 00/ +47 904 20 317

Head of Department:
Jostein Hallén
Tlf. +47 23 26 23 14/ +47 970 39 433
Department staff