ROBERT LAMBERTS is an associate professor in exercise physiology and orthopedics. He works at Stellenbosch University and the Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine (ISEM), where he is head of research. In addition to this, he also is an honorary associate professor at the Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine (ESSM) at the University of Cape Town. He has conducted an extensive amount of cycling research, with a specific interest in applied exercise physiology such as monitoring and fine-tuning training prescription in cyclists and rowers.
He has published over 50 international peer reviewed scientific articles, is a Fellow of the European College of Sport Science (FECSS) and the founder of the LSCT (a submaximal cycle test to monitor and predict cycling performance). In addition to his research work, he is active as a coach and exercise physiology consultant for well-trained to elite and world-class cyclists.