Craig Harrison

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Research Fellow (Youth Athlete Development)

Phone: + 64 27 2265181

Email: craig@athletedevelopment.org.nz

PhysicalAddress:
AUT Millennium
17 Antares Place
Mairangi Bay
Auckland, NZ

Qualifications

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)
PhD (Exercise Physiology), March 2014
Thesis: Optimisation of aerobic fitness development in young athletes

University of Otago
MPhEd (Exercise Physiology), 2006
Thesis: Physiological and ergogenic effects of priming exercise for middle-distance running.
BPhEd (Exercise Science), 2003 

Teaching Areas

Youth Athlete Development

Research Areas

Youth Athlete Development

Publications

  • Harrison, C. B., Gill, N. D., Kinugasa, T. and Kilding A. E. (In Press). Aerobic fitness for young athletes: Combining game-based and high-intensity interval training. International Journal of Sports Medicine.

  • Harrison, C. B., Gill, N. D., Kinugasa, T. and Kilding A. E. (2015). Development of aerobic fitness in young team sport athletes. Sports Medicine, 45(7), 969-983.

  • Harrison, C. B., Gill, N. D., Kinugasa, T. and Kilding A. E. (2013). Small-sided games for young athletes: Is game specificity influential? Journal of Sport Sciences, 32(4), 336-344.

  • Harrison, C. B., Gill, N. D., Kinugasa, T. and Kilding A. E. (2013). Quantification of physiological, movement and technical outputs during a novel small-sided game in young team sport players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 27(10), 2861-2868.