Integration of multiple evidence based tools, techniques and systems into coherent and objective assessment of bike fit

Integration of multiple evidence based tools, techniques and systems into coherent and objective assessment of bike fit

On Friday 6 July a masterclass will be given by Jeroen Swart
Location: UFR-STAPS, Nantes
Timing: 09:00-17:00

Course desription
Jeroen Swart is a sports physician and exercise scientist and heads the cycling biomechanics research group at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. His focus on accurate and objective assessment of bike fitting is incorporated into this masterclass. The class will cover the use of valid and evidence based tools available to the modern bike fitter and integration of these tools into a cohesive system to analyse and optimise bike fit in everyday practice

About the instructor

foto Jeroen SwartJEROEN SWARTis a sports physician and exercise scientist based at the Sports Science Institute in Newlands, Cape Town. In addition to an undergraduate medical degree, he has a Masters Degree in Sports Medicine and a PhD in exercise science. He currently divides his time between research, clinical sports medicine and high performance cycling.

He has numerous publications in international scientific journals and his field of expertise include the application of training techniques specific to cycling, cycling biomechanics and the control of exercise by the brain. As a recognised expert in the field of performance cycling, Dr Swart was recruited to perform independent testing on multiple Tour de France winning cyclist Chris Froome. This data was later published in a leading scientific journal.

As an athlete, he won six South African National cross-country mountain bike titles at both elite and age group level and has won 1 national marathon championships at age group level.

Registration fees including 20% VAT (French VAT)
PackageTypeEarly
< 1 April
Late
<25 June
onsite
>25 June
Assesment of Bik FitDelegate€375€395€425
Student Delegate€255€275€295