ACTAS Performance Science is a key member of the ACTAS athletic support services. Their task is use the latest in Sport Science research and technology to advise and help plan training programs, athlete monitoring tools and improved athletic capability testing around planned performance outcomes. ACTAS has a number of sports that require very different approaches and the Sport Scientist leads the process in obtaining the best expert knowledge to assist coaches, athletes and support staff to deliver evidence based programs.
The work tasks they perform include athlete testing in both a field and laboratory environment using national and individually developed protocols. Reporting to and engaging with coaching staff at both state and national level is a key action seeing ACTAS engage the national sporting system.
The Sport Scientist also manages research development involving ACTAS athletes in conjunction with leading universities and researches both domestically and internationally.
ACTAS is an Accredited Elite Athlete Testing Centre having successfully conformed to the requirements of the National Sport Science Quality Assurance Program.
Performance Services Manager
Phone: (02) 6207 4388 (+61 International)
Postal Address: ACT Academy of Sport, Building 20 Australian Institute of Sport, Bruce ACT 2617