Dr Thore Haag

    Centre of Excellence:

    Orthopaedic Clinic Munich-Harlaching, Munich, Germany

    Medical Specialty:

    Certified sports scientist

    General information:

    Thore is the executive sports scientist of the back institute and institute of sport orthopaedics of the Schön Klinik München Harlaching. He is involved in several national research projects concerning back pain in elite athletes of different team sports (i.a. football, volleyball). Thore is coach of a 1st league volleyball team, was responsible for U20 national teams’ game analysis and is head of the trainer education in beach volleyball of Bavaria.

    Team/Sports/Research/Academic Involvement:

    • PhD candidate (end ~March 2016) of the Technical University of Munich, chair of sports science and informatics
    • Analyst of several 1st league and national teams in volleyball (men/women)
    • Research in the field of human movement, game analysis & performance in sports
    • Expert of the Delphi Network concerning ‘Hamstring Injuries’