News Becoming teacher goes for the Olympics 2021-03-30 National team canoeist Henrik Strand is in his fifth year of teacher training at Luleå University of Technology. He sees many advantages of having studies alongside sports, including the opportunity it gives to plan the time yourself. Become a better cross-country skier! 3 Mar. 2021 19:00 – 20:15 : 2021-02-24 What is it that makes our elite skiers and biathletes so good? Three who know are Professor HC Holmberg, biathlon legend Wolfgang Pichler and former national team captain Joakim Abrahamsson. During an one-hour Zoom webinar, they talk about physiology, training and personal development and give you v... New ski and snow lab aims to generate Swedish medals 2021-02-08 Luleå University of Technology and The Swedish Olympic Committee (SOC) initiate a collaboration on technical research for performance development in sports. – In a first step, we create a new innovative and dynamic ski and snow lab to produce the world's fastest skis, says HC Holmberg, SOC's head ... "An important investment to keep Sweden at the forefront" 2021-02-08 The new collaboration between Luleå University of Technology and the Swedish Olympic Committee receives positive reactions from the sports world and the University's partners. World-leading ski professor to Luleå University of Technology 2021-02-01 HC Holmberg is ranked as the world's foremost researcher in skiing. Luleå University of Technology is proud to welcome him as adjunct professor. Charlotte Kalla new Honorary Doctor 2020-11-12 As a new Honorary Doctor, Charlotte Kalla follows Luleå University of Technology's development to an elite sports friendly university – especially the elite environment for cross-country skiing, biathlon and ski orienteering. "We have training sessions every day" 2020-11-04 Over 20 students in 8 different sports. The elite sports environment at Luleå University of Technology is growing, says leader and head coach Joakim Abrahamsson. Studies and skiing on Eric's schedule 2020-10-08 Luleå University of Technology's investment in an elite environment for skiing could not be more timely for Eric Granström. The promising cross-country skier is studying the Master Programme in Computer Science and Engineering and is training under the leadership of former national team captain Joak... Prestigious scholarship to elite sports students 2020-10-07 Three students at Luleå University of Technology will receive the The Swedish Sports Federation's and Svenska Spel's elite sports scholarship for 2020-2021: sailor Vilma Bobeck, racing driver Andreas Bäckman and ice hockey player Sara Grahn. Former national team manager new leader for elite sports environment 2020-03-09 Former national cross-country team manager Joakim Abrahamsson is the new leader and coach for elite sports at Luleå University of Technology, with a special focus on cross-country skiing, biathlon and ski orienteering. Star goalie found her dream education 2019-12-20 Sara Grahn is a goalkeeper in Luleå Hockey and the Sweden women's national ice hockey team – but also studies full-time at Luleå University of Technology's bachelor programme in health guidance. – The education is 100 percent right for me, she says.