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Christopher McManus

Lecturer
School of Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences
Postgraduate Research Student
School of Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences
 Christopher McManus
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  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 874475

  • Location

    ESA.3.24, Colchester Campus

Profile

Appointments

University of Essex

  • Lecturer, School of Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences, University of Essex (3/9/2018 - present)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Training principles and enhancing sports performance

Key words: Sports performance

Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)

Dietary interventions to enhance sports performance

Ergogenic aids/supplements for athletic performance

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Professional Skills and Development 1 (SE101)

  • Principles of Nutrition and Metabolism (SE103)

  • Introduction to Sports and Exercise Science (SE106)

  • Professional Skills and Development 2 (SE201)

  • Exercise Physiology (SE203)

  • Training Techniques and Assessment of Athletes (SE208)

  • Applied Sport and Exercise Nutrition (SE224)

  • Research Project (SE309)

  • Research Project (SE740)

  • Further Research Methods in Sport, Exercise and Health (SE738)

Publications

Journal articles (4)

McManus, C., Venkatraman, PD. and Sandercock, G., (2020). The measurement of interface pressure applied by sports compression garments: A comparative study of two portable devices. Measurement. 156, 107592-107592

Mcmanus, CJ., Cooper, CE. and Collison, J., (2018). Performance comparison of the MOXY and PortaMon near-infrared spectroscopy muscle oximeters at rest and during exercise. Journal of Biomedical Optics. 23 (1), 1-1

Reed, KE., White, AL., Logothetis, S., McManus, CJ. and Sandercock, G., (2017). The effects of lower-body compression garments on walking performance and perceived exertion in adults with CVD risk factors. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 20 (4), 386-390

McManus, CJ., Murray, KA. and Parry, DA., (2017). Applied Sports Nutrition Support, Dietary Intake and Body Composition Changes of a Female Athlete Completing 26 Marathons in 26 Days: A Case Study.. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 16 (1), 112-116

Grants and funding

2015

Proof-of-principle investigation of a wireless heart rate mobile device

CloudTag Active Ltd

T2 Study

CloudTag Active Ltd

Contact

cmcman@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 874475

Location:

ESA.3.24, Colchester Campus