Sports Physiology | Gerard Van der Poel

Day 1

Exercise physiology

  • muscular activity during exercise
  • hormonal activity during exercise
  • neurologic activity during exercise
  • cardiovascular activity during exercise
  • pulmonary activity during exercise

Energy expenditure and fatigue

Day 2

Influences on performance

  • environmental influences
  • altitude
  • temperature
  • other

Sports analysis

The numbers tell the tale: athlete assessment.
Antropometry and other numbers.

Drs. Gerard van der Poel is movement scientist, specialized in exercise physiology. Since 1993, he has been working from his own company Infomotion at the intersection of science and practice. Gerard is a very experienced and knowledgeable teacher in several (post-)academic courses in the field of exercise Physiology & Training.

His expertise lies in the scientific foundation of stretching, the exercise physiology and physical training of the elderly, diabetes patients an patients with coronary heart disease(s). Gerard van der Poel is also (co-)author of several books and articles in professional journals. 


IAO Headquarters
Kleindokkaai 3-5
+32 (0)9 233 04 03


requested for BVBO
requested for NRO
requested for NOF


€ 495

lunch, coffee, thee, etc. included
syllabus included
certificate of attendance


October 23-24, 2020

8.30 am – 6.30 pm


Kleindokkaai 3-5


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