Katie is a graduate of the University of Otago with specialist knowledge in exercise physiology, sport science, and nutrition. Her research interests are varied and include areas of insulin resistant populations, sports nutrition, speed and strength training interventions.
Katie was the UoW School Sport Liaison Coordinator for the Applied Sport Science Education Programme, at the Avantidrome, Cambridge. And now, Katie is focussing on finishing her PhD; researching in the field of athlete health, specifically chronic energy deficiency and the role this plays in sport performance in men and women.
Katie has many years of experience in the application of science theory to track cycling practice, as a former member of the NZ track cycling team.
- Master of Physical Education - University of Otago
- Bachelor of Science (Human Nutrition) - University of Otago
- Bachelor of Physical Education - University of Otago