• Comparison of climbing-specific strength and endurance between lead and boulder climbers 

      Stien, Nicolay; Sæterbakken, Atle Hole; Hermans, Espen; Vereide, Vegard Albert; Olsen, Elias; Andersen, Vidar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Albeit differences in climbing-specific strength of the forearms have been demonstrated between lead and boulder climbers, little is known about the potential differences in force and power output of the upper body ...
    • The effects of acute blood flow restriction on climbing-specific tests 

      Sæterbakken, Atle Hole; Andersen, Vidar; Vereide, Vegard Albert; Stien, Nicolay; Solstad, Tom Erik Jorung; Shaw, Matthew Peter; Hermans, Espen (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The aim of the study was to compare climbing specific performance tests with and without blood flow restriction (BFR). Thirty one climbers (age 26.9 ± 5.5 years, height 177.2 ± 7.5 cm, weight 70.5 ± 8.3 kg, fat percentage ...
    • “Super stoked girls” - a discourse analysis of girls’ participation in freeride skiing 

      Grøndahl, Lotte Malterud; Engelsrud, Gunn Helene; Vereide, Vegard Albert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      This article is based on a selection of Norwegian girls’ accounts of backcountry, freeride skiing and mountain biking to better understand how they form and are formed by cultural identity standards. The study is conducted ...
    • Upper body rate of force development and maximal strength discriminates performance levels in sport climbing 

      Stien, Nicolay; Vereide, Vegard Albert; Sæterbakken, Atle Hole; Hermans, Espen; Shaw, Matthew Peter; Andersen, Vidar (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The aim of this study was to assess and compare the maximal force and rate of force development (RFD) between intermediate, advanced and elite climbers using several different methods for calculating RFD. Fifty-seven male ...