Young Investigator Scientific Award - Sponsored by F.I.S.

Five oral  and two poster presentations will be selected for the F.I.S. young investigator scientific award. To qualify for this award the applicant must be born 1986 or later.

Poster Presentations

1st Place

Veronica Bessone

TU Munich (GER)

„Contribution of arm swing on the kinematics and energy characteristics of V2A skating in elite cross-country skiers“


2nd Place

Mathieu Falbriard

Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne (CH)

„A ski racer’s turn cycle structure depends on slope inclination, speed and gate offset“

Oral Presentations

1st Place

Bang Kyeongtae

Seoul National University (South Korea)

„Posture optimization of ski jumper for better aerodynamic performance: 1. Experiment“


2nd Place

Thomas Falda

Universite Savoie Mont-Blanc (FRA)

„Development of a new 6 component force sensor design for biomechanical research in alpine skiing“


3rd Place

Øyvind Gløersen

University of Oslo (NOR)

„Classification of ski skating techniques using the head’s trajectory for use in GNSS field applications“