Summer School Sports Sciences and Outdoor Education

Summer School of Sports Sciences and Outdoor Education

6 ECTS
9 - 20 August 2021
Brno & Blatiny, Czech Republic

Get ready for...

Two weeks of scientific sports knowledge brought to practice combined with outdoor sports activities in a Czech nature. Holistic programme on human athletic performance will teach you all we need to consider to improve and stay healthy. The field trip will let you experience active outdoor recreation typical for the Czech summer. Plus we will guide you through our favourite attractions and have fun together!

Hands-on workshops

Learn theory and apply it into practice right away.

exercise techniques
sports nutrition
regeneration & massage
psychology & motivation
injury prevention

Laboratory testing

Test yourself and compare the data with elite athletes or the average population.

  • fitness performance
  • muscle strength
  • body composition
  • walking analysis

Outdoor activities

Explore the Czech nature and countryside via these exciting activities

  • hiking
  • rock climbing
  • river paddling
  • navigation & survival

Fun & social events

Meet new friends and enjoy the beauty of local attractions.

  • sightseeing
  • social games
  • brewery tour
  • wine tasting

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COURSE AIM
This course aims to increase students' knowledge about sports end exercise sciences. During the two weeks, we will summarize the current evidence regarding clinical exercise physiology and the role of exercise as an important feature in maintaining an individual's psycho-physical balance. Students will explore the exercise-related concepts in classrooms, laboratories and outdoors. Students apply the new knowledge directly into the practice getting crucial experiences for their future profession.  

WHO CAN APPLY?

Students or enthusiasts with a background in sports sciences, pedagogy, coaching, nutrition, recreation and related fields.

 

REGISTRATION

Application deadline: 31 May 2021

 

What to expect?

✔ You will acquire new information in the field of human performance assessment, kinesiotherapy, regeneration and nutrition in sport

✔ You will attend interactive classes with group work and discussions and you will gain practical experience with laboratory assessment of human performance

✔ You will go on an adventure and try exciting outdoor activities in nature

✔ You will meet fellow students from all over the world

✔ You can enjoy a wonderful city with a vivid cultural life in the heart of Europe

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