Sports Performance Research Institute New Zealand (SPRINZ) is a multi-disciplinary research team that conducts high impact research related to applied physical performance. Postgraduate student research forms an important part of SPRINZ activity and we currently have a large number of students working towards advanced level qualifications.
SPRINZ has close links with High Performance Sport New Zealand and also works with a number of national sports organisations and health providers. SPRINZ is based at the AUT Millennium Campus in Mairangi Bay.
SPRINZ is one of 18 AUT research institutes; staff include:
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