Justin Roberts – Nutritional Strategies for Endurance Running
Monday 6th March 7pm – 9pm
Anglia Ruskin University (Cambridge Campus)
Justin is a Senior Lecturer and researcher with our The Cambridge Centre for Sport and Exercise Sciences . He is an accredited Sport and Exercise Physiologist and Chartered Scientist with the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) and a Member of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). He is also a Registered Nutritional Therapist with the British Association of Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy (BANT), the Nutrition Therapy Council (NTC) and the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC).
With over 20 years’ experience in sport and exercise physiology and nutrition, Justin has worked at various institutions including the British Olympic Medical Centre (London), Brunel University, Victoria University (Melbourne) and the University of Hertfordshire (where he was the BASES laboratory director).
Justin specialises in performance and functional nutrition with a central aim of exploring dietary and supplementation strategies to support performance, recovery and health-related adaptations to exercise. His current research interests involve the use of probiotic strategies to minimise gastro-intestinal endotoxemia in ultra-endurance athletes.
The workshop is free to coaches and athletes from GCAN clubs, and £5 to anyone else. Tickets can be reserved or brought via the following link https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/justin-roberts-nutritional-strategies-for-endurance-running-tickets-30360883219
Anglia Ruskin University (Cambridge Campus) East Road Cambridge CB1 1PT
The seminar will be in lecture theatre LAB003, which is located in the Lord Ashcroft Building. Enter ARU via the main entrance on East Road, into the Helmore Building, and the seminar will be signposted from there. Directions, travel information and maps can be found here: http://www.anglia.ac.uk/student-life/life-on-campus/cambridge-campus/travelling-to-our-cambridge-campus