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Mr Christian Vassallo

Lecturer in Sports and Exercise Sciences, Sport and Exercise Sciences
Available For Postgraduate Supervision

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Christian Vassallo is a lecturer in Sport and Exercise Sciences and honorary Research Fellow at Swansea University. Christian’s lecturing role at the University is primarily delivered on the MSc Advanced Sport Performance Science. As a Performance Consultant, Christian coordinates Performance Science support for elite athletes across high performance sport, including football and motorsport. He has accumulated extensive experience working as an applied practitioner within International Cricket, Premier League Football and Formula racing. He is now completing his PhD at Swansea University in the field of over-ground running energetics, with specific application to intermittent team sport athletes.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Physiology of over-ground running
  • Team sport monitoring
  • Athlete testing and diagnostics
  • Training interventions

Career Highlights

Award Highlights

UK Emerging Strength and Conditioning Coach of the year (2017)