Explore the Surrey Human Performance Institute
The Surrey Human Performance Institute provides a range of physiological tests and lab-based assessments to help both elite athletes and the public optimise their fitness and performance.
The facility offers a range of services such as the VO2 max test, sweat testing and blood tests. Equipment includes an Isokinetic Dynamometer, SRM and WattBike cycle ergometers, bioelectrical impedance, breath-by-breath gas analysis equipment and a SVT hand-eye coordination trainer.
Top facilities for sport science students
Many practical classes from our BSc Sport and Exercise Sciences degree take place at Surrey Sports Park and utilise the facilities in the Surrey Human Performance Institute and the strength and conditioning suite.
Students also have the option to take part in extra-curricular opportunities to assist academics and Surrey Sports Park staff with athlete support, patient exercise referral, research project development and delivery, educational workshops and outreach projects.
Inside the Surrey Human Performance Institute
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