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Sports Nutrition - Fuelling the Athlete

Start Date: 26 February 2018

End Date: 26 February 2018

Time: 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Venue: Greenvale Leisure Centre

Admission: £10

Telephone: 028 8676 7135

Email: [email protected]

Delivered by Dr Sharon Madigan.
 
Sharon is responsible for delivery and aids coordination of nutrition services for elite Irish athletes across a range of Olympic and Paralympic sports. A strong focus of her position within Institute of Sport is her engagement in high performance research. Sharon’s main research interests focus on the interaction between diet and health and diet and sports performance.
 
The aim of the workshop will be to discuss a range of sports nutrition related topics and apply them to the specific sports that the coaches attending this workshop are involved in. Discussing areas such as nutrient periodization, hydration and sports supplements.
 
As a performance nutritionist with the Irish Institute of Sport Sharon has a wealth of experience working with a range of sports and governing bodies.