Newsletter March 2022 PULSE V

New sponsor: Fysiomed!

We are proud to present our new sponsor Sport Medical Center Fysiomed! We want to thank Fysiomed for the collaboration and beautiful team hoodies! The goal of Fysiomed is to help people to improve their presentation and to feel better by balancing body, mind and the energy system. They do this through an interdisciplinary approach and numerous specialists are involved. For example sports physicians, nutritionist, physiotherapists and (sports) psychologists. Take a look at Fysiomed.org for Read more…

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Newsletter March 2022 PULSE V

Workshop: learning from and with each other!

Last December, PULSE V and PULSE IV did a workshop together with the aim of learning from and with each other. This workshop provided an oppertunity to pass on knowledge between the team members as well as the possibility to practice with different devices used during trainings. Below, deputy manager Emma Klever tells about the success of the workshop. The aim of the workshop The aim of the workshop was to ensure that knowledge of Read more…

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Newsletter March 2022 PULSE V

Meet the team members

This year, PULSE V consists of a diverse group of 12 master and bachelor students of Human Movement Sciences, Medicine and Health and Life Sciences. The variability in knowledge and (research)qualities that the PULSE V members have means that we can help and fully support each other where necessary. The Management Department is represented by two ambitious students; the team manager and deputy manager. As the face of the team, they are jointly responsible for Read more…

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Newsletter March 2022 PULSE V

Meet the athletes

PULSE Racing is looking for new athletes who are curious about the use of FES and who want to take on the challenge together. At the moment, four amazing athletes, Mohammed Ackloufi, Peter van Burk, Jet Pieters-Fuld and Remco Rozendaal are part of PULSE V. Besides the fact that of them train weekly at the VU, there is one athlete in the team, Remco Rozendaal, who is training from home and is being supervised remotely. Read more…

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Newsletter April 2021

Team members

As announced in the last newsletter, we have introduced our team members via our social media. We like the fact that everybody knows the faces behind our team. Do you also follow us on social media? –          Instagram: @pulse.racingnl –          Facebook: @PULSE.racingNL –          LinkedIn: PULSE Racing However, this year is flying by, and it is almost time to focus on the organisation of Read more…

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Newsletter April 2021

New Athletes

The most important focus of attention in the past few weeks, was finding new athletes. Through our contact and social media we got responses from people who are interested in PULSE Racing. Thereby some people are really enthusiastic to participate in future races, while others primarily want to help us with collecting data for potential research. In the past month we have had online introductory meetings with most of these people. It was very nice Read more…

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Newsletter December 2020

Goals

As a new team, we have set a number of goals for this year. One of the fanatical athletes of the earlier years, Sander Koomen, has decided that he wants to work on a new goal, which is handbiking. The PULSE Racing team wishes him a lot of success and luck in the future. For this reason, we are working on recruiting new athletes. We also want to focus on a number of aspects that Read more…

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Newsletter December 2020

The Cybathlon Global Edition 2020

On november 8th, PULSE Racing won the golden medal at the Cybathlon 2020 Global edition. A total of 3 laps had to be cycled by the athlete Sander Koomen. The first lap wasn’t completed as fast as we’d hoped. After a small analysis of the data, we found out that the wahoo-kickr setting was not on the metric measurement system. In reality, the athlete had cycled a distance of 1.2 miles, which equates to 1931 Read more…

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Newsletter December 2020

PULSE IV 2020-2021

This new school year 2020/2021, new members have joined the PULSE Racing team. Because of the fact that a lot of students have left the team, almost the whole team contains new members, except one. This year the team will again work on optimizing the performance of the athletes. The current team consists of 8 students from VU University Amsterdam. The team includes students of Human Movement Sciences and Health & Life. Soon there will Read more…

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Newsletter June

Recruitment PULSE Racing IV

Although some activities have stopped and the Cybathlon has been moved, we are still preparing for the Cybathlon. We create personal training schedules for the athletes who can train with the compax and berkelbike at home, send nutritional advice and maintain contact with the athletes. In addition, we also try to approach companies that may find us interesting to work with. But what is especially important in the upcoming period is to create a new Read more…

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