Examination of Ergogenic Aids, Training Strategies, and Training Load in Team Sports

School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences
Dr Aaron Scanlan
Dr Vincent Dalbo, Dr Joshua Guy, Dr Nathan Elsworthy


This project examines the impact of various training approaches, nutritional strategies, wearable aids, and/or recovery practices on the performance, health, and well-being of team sports athletes. Furthermore, this project will incorporate sport-specific testing approaches to assess performance, innovative technologies to assess exercise responses and current monitoring tools to quantify the training load experienced by team sport athletes across different seasonal phases.

Medical and Health Sciences
Monitoring, Performance, Exercise
Cairns| Mackay| Rockhampton



Other special notes

Funding is also provided by CQUniversity to support research higher degree student project costs and to support national and international conference presentations. This includes:

For masters by research candidates:

  • up to $4000 in Candidate Support Funds
  • up to $3000 for Candidate Travel Support

For doctoral candidates:

  • up to $6000 in Candidate Support Funds
  • up to $4500 for Conference Travel Support

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