The Centre for Applied Research Sports and Nutrition is carrying out a research of current issues in Amsterdam and the surrounding area. For example, themes such as obesity among the elderly, retarded motor skills in children and injury prevention among people active in sports. The Centre for Applied Research Sports and Nutrition will translate the results of this research into everyday practice and its own teaching.
The Centre for Applied Research has nine research groups. Each research group is covered by one of the four research programmes.
Human Movement Sciences
Elite Sports & Education
The Power of Sports
Learning and Performing in Sports
Perceptual-motor Talent Development
Innovation in Sports Performance
Environment and Health