Dr. Stephen Seiler Joins Fast Talk Laboratories
February 24, 2021
Fast Talk Laboratories Opens Access to Content from World-Leading Exercise Physiologist
February 24, 2021 – Boulder, Colorado, USA –Dr. Stephen Seiler, one of the world’s leading exercise physiologists and a pioneer of polarized endurance training research, has joined Fast Talk Laboratories, a new sport science community and virtual performance center. As a frequent guest and partner of the Fast Talk podcast, Dr. Seiler has contributed over 40 webinars and interviews that are now available free to members of Fast Talk Laboratories. For access to Dr. Seiler’s content, visit fasttalklabs.com and join for free as a Listener Member.
Dr. Seiler is a university teacher, researcher, and leader in the Olympic sports movement. “I’ve been busy as a one-legged guy in a butt-kicking contest,” said Dr. Seiler, “so I’m thrilled to have the team at Fast Talk Labs sharing my lectures, webinars, and research with the sport science world. I can release new findings and know that Fast Talk Laboratories is sharing my work with the brightest minds in endurance sports.”
“We have long admired Dr. Seiler for his scientific rigor and groundbreaking research. We love it every time he joins us on Fast Talk because of his ability to take complex science and explain it in an understandable and engaging way—including some colorful phrases,” said Fast Talk Laboratories CEO Trevor Connor. “His approach aligns with our mission at Fast Talk Labs and so we’re excited to offer Dr. Seiler’s content to our members today and in the future.”
Dr. Seiler is a Professor in Sport Science and past Vice-Rector for Research and Innovation and past Dean of the Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences at the University of Agder in Kristiansand, Norway. He has also served as a research consultant and a scientific advisor for a research foundation, sports teams, a regional hospital, and the Norwegian Olympic Federation. From 2014 to 2019, Dr. Seiler served on the Executive Board of the European College of Sport Science, where he founded the Elite Sport Performance Special Interest Group in 2014.
Over the last 15 years, Dr. Seiler has become internationally known for his research publications and lectures related to the organization of endurance training and intensity distribution. This work has included both descriptive and experimental approaches, investigating cyclists, rowers, cross-country skiers, orienteers, and distance runners. His work has influenced and catalyzed international research around training intensity distribution and the “polarized training model.”
Dr. Seiler has published over 100 peer-reviewed publications and written over 100 popular science articles related to exercise physiology and the training process. He has also given scientific lectures across Europe, the United States, China, South Africa, and Australia. He is also a founding editorial board member of the International Journal of Sport Physiology and Performance.
About Fast Talk and Fast Talk Laboratories
Fast Talk Laboratories is a new sport science community and virtual performance center from the creators of the Fast Talk podcast, Chris Case and Trevor Connor. Our Lab has sprung from the dynamic community of listeners and guests of the Fast Talk podcast, originally hosted by VeloNews. We tap the most engaging experts in sports, sport science, and related fields to share their knowledge and experience with our listeners and members through new media formats, live events, and coaching guidance. Fast Talk Laboratories is based in Boulder, Colorado. Learn more and join for free at www.fasttalklabs.com.
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