Prof. Dr. Jan Boone


Department of Movement and Sports Sciences /
Exercise Physiology and Sports Nutrition

Jan Boone is professor at the Department of Movement and Sports Sciences at the Ghent University (Belgium) in the domain of general and specific physical conditioning. He is involved in the physical evaluation and preparation (training program development) of several elite teams (soccer, basketball and volleyball) and individual athletes (triathletes, runners, cyclists). Additionally, he is also active as the exercise physiologist in the Flemish Rowing League. His main research topics are the Critical Power Concept and the effects of apnea training on exercise performance. Jan Boone has authored up to 35 peer-reviewed scientific publication in the domain of exercise physiology, testing and training.

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