Weekend schedule


Saturday morning

Part 1: Knowledge acquisition led by the IOPN team:


Lecture: Weight management and the athlete – Alex Ritson

Lecture: Energy availability – Alex Ritson

Saturday afternoon/Sunday morning

Lecture: Weight-loss in team sports (i.e., rugby and soccer) – Graeme Close

Lecture: Contest prep in physique athletes – Nura Alwan

Lecture: Weight-making in combat athletes – Carl Langan-Evans

Lecture: Energy availability management in a female endurance athlete – José Areta

Lecture: Behavioural strategies for weight-loss in recreational athletes – Dan Martin

Sunday afternoon

Part 3: Knowledge application by the IOPN team:


Case study examples: Weight loss in a combat athlete and behavioural strategies for weight management for the recreational athlete.