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Sport and Exercise Science Research Laboratory - Auckland campus

The Sport and Exercise Science Research Laboratory offers a physiological and biomechanical analysis for a wide range of sport and occupational activities. Laboratory staff have experience with a wide range of sports, athletes and occupations.

The range of research and testing equipment includes:

  • VO2 max and peak testing with on-line gas analysis systems
  • Lactate, lactate steady state, exercise economy and ventilatory threshold measurement using a range of ergometers
  • Strength assessment using Biodex Isokinetic Dynamometer
  • Wingate and power assessment
  • Cycle Ergometers include Veletron, Cateye, Lode and Monark
  • Rowing Ergometer: Concept II
  • Treadmill: Woodway suits all athletes including wheelchair athletes
  • Upper Body Ergometer: Monark Rehab Trainer
  • Blood Lactate analysers: LactatePro
  • Heart rate monitoring: Polar heart rate monitors

Laboratory and field fitness testing including anthropometry and assessment of body composition using state of the art DXA and 3D technology also available.

Enquire now for your sport

For more information, contact Wendy O'Brien


The Sport and Exercise Science Research Laboratory is located in the Recreation Centre building on the East Precinct campus on Albany Expressway.

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Account No: 020630  0016592  00

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