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MARÍA PAGÉS, THE ARTIST, VISITS THE INSTITUT CATALÀ DEL PEU.

We have had recently the pleasure of having with us the presence of the flamenco dancer and choreographer María Pagés. María Pagés is one of the greatest exponents of flamenco dancing, both in Spain and abroad. She is a member of the Scenic Arts State Council, Education, Culture and Sport Department in Spain, as well […]

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THE INSTITUT CATALÀ DEL PEU CONDUCTS A BIOMECHANICAL ANALYSIS TO THE RIDER JOHN MCPHEE.

A few weeks ago, the Sporting Biomechanical Department of the Institut Català del Peu, conducted a biomechanical assessment to the British rider John McPhee. John McPhee is a rider of Moto3 standing of the MotoGP championship in the Petronas Yamaha Sepan Motor Racing Team. John McPhee was able to carry out all the tests with […]

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THE INSTITUT CATALÀ DEL PEU, OFFICIAL BIOMECHANICAL DEPARTMENT OF THE CATALAN TENNIS FEDERATION, CONDUCTS A BIOMECHANICAL ANALYSIS TO THE TENNIS PLAYER, RAQUEL CABALLERO.

Last Monday September the 9th , the Sporting Biomechanical Department of the Institut Català del Peu, conducted an analysis of the technique to the tennis player Raquel Caballero, in the under cover tennis courts installations of the Catalan Tennis Federation. Raquel Caballero has been Catalonia’s Champion several times, losing finalist of Children’s Spain and Spain’s […]

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THE INSTITUT CATALÀ DEL PEU COLLABORATES WITH HEALTH US NEPAL IN ORDER TO SET UP A HEALTH CENTER IN SIMIKOT.

Doctor Marc Boix, responsable for “Health Us Nepal” NGO, is carrying out a big supportive plan. This plan involves fitting out a primary care center in Simikot, which is the provincial capital of Humla. There are no roads throughout this province, being the access to this region mainly on foot for several days and also […]

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THE INSTITUT CATALÀ DEL PEU CONDUCTS A BIOMECHANICAL ANALYSIS TO THE RIDER JULES CLUZEL.

A few days ago, the Institut Català del Peu conducted a biomechanical analysis to the rider Jules Cluzel of the world superbikes 600 cc category. Jules Cluzel achieved eighteen victories in the World Supersport Championship, being nowadays in this category. The Biomechanical Department of the Institut Català del Peu is carrying out analysis of riders […]

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THE INSTITUT CATALÀ DEL PEU CONDUCTS AN ANALYSIS OF THE SPORTING PERFORMANCE TO THE RIDER XAVIER SIMEON.

The Institut Català del Peu made last week some biomechanical tests to the rider Xavier Simeon, of the world EMotorbike. These biomechanical tests involved making a trial on the CKU28 simulator with braking, where the electromyographical activity of the muscles was appreciated, applied mainly when braking and movement, clenching strength with the assesment of the […]

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