The event to improve your
sports performance
19 & 20
OCTOBER 2019
Kortrijk
xpo
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The event to improve your
sports performance
19 & 20
OCTOBER 2019
Kortrijk
xpo
Ruud Van Thielen

Sports doctor, Belgian cycling team, record Victor Campenaerts

With his knowledge and expertise as a sports physician, Ruud van Thienen had a crucial role in a recent research project about ketones in sports. Forming part of the research group Exercise Physiology within the KU Leuven, van Thienen concluded in May 2019 that ketones add an advantage of 15% to performances of cyclers. He is also the physician for the Belgian National Cycling team, and he guided Victor Campenaerts to his world hour record.

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