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Dr. Andy Galbraith

Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology

Applied Sport and Exercise Science

Andy Galbraith attained his first degree in Sports Rehabilitation and Sports Science at St Mary's University in 2002. He then completed an MSc in Sport and Exercise Science at Roehampton University. Andy's PhD, which he completed at the University of Kent, investigated the physiology of endurance running performance. Andy joined UEL in August 2015, having previously worked the University of Kent from 2005-2015. Follow Andy on Twitter: @running_science

    Andy Galbraith attained his first degree in Sports Rehabilitation and Sports Science at St Mary's University in 2002. He then completed an MSc in Sport and Exercise Science at Roehampton University. Andy's PhD, which he completed at the University of Kent, investigated the physiology of endurance running performance.

    Andy joined UEL in August 2015, having previously worked the University of Kent from 2005-2015. His main research interests are in endurance performance, primarily focusing on Critical Speed and the use of the distance-time relationship in endurance training and performance. Andy is a keen runner and provides physiological support to a range of athletes, predominately endurance runners, from a recreational level to international standard.

    Follow Andy on Twitter: @running_science





    Overview

    Andy's main research interests are in endurance performance, primarily focusing on Critical Speed and the use of the distance-time relationship in endurance training and performance.


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    Research

    The effect of the rotor crank system on time-trial cycling performance

    Hopker, J; Jobson, S; Galbraith, A; Coleman, D and Nevill, A.M. . 2009. Journal of Sports Sciences. S111.

    Effect of the Rotor crank system on cycling performance

    Jobson, S; Hopker, J; Galbraith, A; Coleman, D and Nevill, A.M. . 2009. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 463-467.

    A 1-Year Study of Endurance Runners: Training, Laboratory Tests, and Field Tests

    Galbraith, A; Hopker, J; Cardinale, M; Cunniffe, B and Passfield, L . 2014. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance. 1019-1025.

    Changes in laboratory and field-based measurements in highly trained endurance runners across a training year

    Galbraith, A; Hopker, J. and Passfield, L. 2013. British Journal of Sports Medicine. e4.

    Familiarisation and reliability of sprint test indices during laboratory and field assessment

    Hopker, J; Coleman, D; Wiles, J and Galbraith, A . 2009. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 528-532.

    A Novel Field Test to Determine Critical Speed

    Galbraith, A; Hopker, J; Jobson, S and Passfield, L. 2011. Journal of Sports Medicine & Doping Studies. 1-4.

    A Single-Visit Field Test of Critical Speed

    Galbraith, A; Hopker, J; Lelliott, S; Diddams, L and Passfield, L. 2014. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance. 931-935.

    Modeling Intermittent Running from a Single-visit Field Test

    Galbraith, A; Hopker, J. and Passfield, L. 2015. International Journal of Sports Medicine. 365-370.

    Publications


    Funding

    Andy is a keen runner and provides physiological support to a range of athletes, predominately endurance runners, from a recreational level to international standard.





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