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20.6.2013

Move! is a physical functional capacity monitoring and feedback system for Grade 5 and 8 students.  The main purpose of the system is to encourage students to independently take care of their physical functional capacity.

11.4.2012

Sports medicine's most influential international organization, the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), has awarded its esteemed Citation Award for 2012 to Prof. Rainer Rauramaa, director of the Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine...

7.10.2011

New Book: Paavo V. Komi with his Finnish collaborations have published an extensive presentation on Neuromuscular Aspects of Sport Performance.  

Approaching the neuromuscular system both as a control “organ” and as a system...

9.6.2011

Risto Nieminen: “Sport circles have come to recognize the increased risk that criminals want to use sport for their own purposes, including money-laundering. This is much more dangerous for sport than any previous crisis, as it destroys the basic...

9.6.2011

In 2010 the Finnish Society of Sport Sciences created a network of researchers and experts in the field of sport sciences in order to develop new kind of co-operation between the producers and users of information. Currently the network consists of 700...