Lieselot Decroix

Lieselot Decroix fotolIESELOT DECROIX, master in biomedical sciences, is a PhD researcher in sport science at the Free University of Brussels in collaboration with the University of Lille (France), working on the impact of cocoa flavanol intake on physical and cerebral performance. Besides, she also works on monitoring of training adaptations in the prevention of the overtraining syndrome. She will finish her PhD in 2018. She is a former Belgian Olympic cyclist, who participated in the Olympic games in Beijing in 2008 and 5 world championships, who retired from cycling at the end of 2016 to become a mom and focus on her academic career.