July 13, 2020

FTP #31: Dana Lis, PhD – Using the low FODMAPs diet in pro cycling: a hands-on approach

One foot in leading edge-research and the other in high performance sport Dana plays a unique simultaneous role of researcher and practitioner. As a Project Scientist […]
June 28, 2020

FTP #30: Russ Best, PhD – Can taste be ergogenic? From sweet, bitter to thermal tastants

Russ Best is a Senior Academic Staff Member at the Waikato Institute of Technology, New Zealand. He teaches sports nutrition and biochemistry as well as leading […]
June 14, 2020

FTP #29: Teun Van Erp, PhD – Load, Intensity and Performance in Professional Road Cycling

Link to download Teun’s PhD Thesis Teun van Erp was born on February 21, 1985 in Nistelrode. During his study physiotherapy, he noticed the lack of […]
May 31, 2020

FTP #28: Joanna Bowtell, PhD & Vitor H. Teixeira, PhD – The underrated role of polyphenols in sports nutrition

Jo Bowtell completed her PhD examining the effects of nutrition and exercise on protein turnover at Dundee University in 1996. She subsequently spent 3 years lecturing […]