PhD student on the project "Effects of long term stretching training on muscle tendon
mechanics and function"
Biomechanics, neuromuscular and tendinous adaptations to exercise, stretching training /flexibility, coordination and technique
Doing a PhD on effects of long term stretching training on muscle tendon mechanics. Master thesis on effects of stretching training on running mechanics and economy. Former athlete, coach, judge in rhythmic gymnastics and in strength/conditioning.
European College of Sport Science Young Investigator Award 2012 winner, for a poster presentation titled “Tendon stiffness following years of systematic stretching”.