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Prof John Saxton FBASES (Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee)


"I am delighted to welcome you to BASES Conference 2019.

 We aim to provide 2 days of world-leading content across sport and exercise sciences. Whether you wish to present your own research or listen to others, I hope you will join us for what promises to be an outstanding event."

Early bird delegate prices 

Available until Friday 13 September 2019

Prof Florentina Hettinga


Northumbria University

Florentina is Research Team Lead ‘Promoting and Preserving Health & Wellbeing’ at Northumbria University. Her research focuses on understanding and optimizing human performance and behaviour, with an impact in sport, health and rehabilitation. She has explored the science behind optimal performance, competition and winning in sports and studied optimal pacing strategies and competitive behaviour in middle distance and endurance exercise in a multi-disciplinary way. She is also interested in improving the lives of clinical populations using a similar multi-disciplinary approach. She has an outstanding international reputation and published more than 85 scientific papers and book (chapters), serves on the Olympic and Paralympic Sport Science and Sports Medicine Committee of the ACSM, sits in the BASES Conference Scientific Program Committee, and is associate editor for EJSS. She is Fellow of the two largest international sport science communities ACSM and ECSS, and Senior Fellow of the HEA.