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Laurent Chapelle

AAP, PhD students
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Laurent Chapelle (°07/08/1992) graduated in 2015 at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) as Master of Science in Sports Physical Therapy. After these studies, Laurent decided to further advance his knowledge in Exercise Physiology by graduating as Master of Science in Sport and Exercise Physiology at St Mary’s University, Twickenham (UK) in November 2016. Currently, Laurent is working at the department of Movement and Sport science of the VUB where he is working on his doctoral thesis regarding the degree, development and interrelationship of morphological (eg. muscle mass) and functional (eg. strength) asymmetry in elite youth tennis players.



Morphological and functional asymmetry in (pre)adolescent elite tennis players: A prospective cohort study on their interrelationship and association with growth, maturation, skill performance and injury.


Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Pleinlaan 2
1050 Brussels