The Swedish Winter Sports Research Centre (Nationellt vintersportcentrum – NVC) is world-leading in skiing research. We are the Olympic test centre for winter sports in Sweden and cooperate with leading companies within the sports and outdoor sector.

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Top Swedish university in sport science

The Swedish Winter Sports Research Centre at Mid Sweden University is ranked among the world’s top 100 universities in the subject of Sport Science by the prestigious Shanghai Ranking.

Research quartet can take biathlon to new heights

Mid Sweden University and Östersund have long been an important hub for international biathlon activities. In 2022, that position has been strengthened as the university now has four PhD students who are researching various aspects of the sport.

Panel debate on sexism and inequality in sport

On Sunday 23rd October Kerry McGawley was part of a panel at the FiLiA Women’s Rights Conference, the largest annual grassroots feminist conference in Europe, talking about “Defending Women’s Sport”.



The page was updated 12/28/2022