Tag Cloud: Ross Tucker

Barefoot Kili attempt

Reportedly, an Italian man and a woman from Colorado have climbed Mt Kilimanjaro barefoot – but it is not official. This time the attempt, by five barefoot hikers, will be properly documented by a film and medical team. Sport scientist Ross Tucker is one of the team members (see Ross’ talk from FEAT Jo’burg, October 2011). [more]

Ross Tucker

Sports Scientist Ross Tucker did his PhD on the regulation of fatigue and performance by the brain. He runs The Science of Sport website, one of the largest read and most-quoted sports science sites in the world and at FEAT he delves into the makings of humans as endurance champions. [more]