Publikationen/Vorträge/Projekte

International Journal Articles:

2020

Kurpiers, N., Petrone, N., Hansen, J., Supej, M., Kersting, U. (2019). Application of inertial motion unit base kinematics to assess the effect of boot modifications on ski jump landings – a methodological study.  Sensors 20(13), 3805. doi:10.3390/s20133805.

Schitter, A.M., Fleckenstein, J., Frei, P., Taeymans, J., Kurpiers, N., Radlinger, L. (2020). Applications, indications, and effects of passive hydrotherapy WATSU (WaterShiatsu) - a systematic review and meta-analysis. Plos One 15(3): e0229705. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0229705.

Kurpiers, N., McAlpine, P, Kersting, U. (2019). Biomechanical field testing in snow sports – one successful case to illustrate the potential effect of boot alterations. Journal of Sports Engineering and Technology. DOI:10.1177/1754337120918037.

Vogler, T., Dollny, D., KurpiersN., Schorn, D., Schmidt, C., Liem, D. Long-term outcome of arthroscopic debridement of massive irreparable rotator cuff tears. Plos One (accepted).

De Lazzari, N., Swietek, O., Klocke, K., Von Neuhoff, N., Kurpiers, N. (2020). Acute effects of endurance exercise on Global DNA methylation in trained athletes after a high intensity and moderate intensity Intervention – a methodological study. Biology and Sports (under review).

2019

Vogler, T., Schorn, D., Godheger, G., Kurpiers, N., Schneider, K.,Rickert, C., Andreou, D., Liem, D. (2019). Adaptive changes on the dominant shoulder of collegiate handball players – a comparative study. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research (JSCR) 33(3): 701-707.

Kurpiers, N., De Lazzari, N., von Neuhoff, N., Flohr, S. (2019). Immune Response in a Pediatric Cancer Patient after a One-Week Skiing Intervention.  International Journal of Sports and Exercise Medicine. 134(5). doi.org/10.23937/2469-5718/1510134.

2018

Kurpiers, N., Vogler, T., Flohr, S. (2018). Effects of a Slashpipe Training Intervention on postural control compared to conventional barbell power fitness. International Journal of Sports and Exercise Medicine4(2),: DOI: 10.23937/2469-5718/1510088.

Kurpiers, N., T. Vogler, and S. Flohr (2018). Effects of an Intense One-Week Skiing Program on Balance Abilities in Pediatric Cancer Patients. International Journal of Sports and Exercise Medicine 4(105): doi.org/10.23937/2469-5718/1510105.

Kurpiers, N., Worbs, T., Lindkamp, K., Schwier, T., Nieder, A., Pohl, A., Vogler, T., Krauth, K. (2018). The Effects of the New Training Concept ‘Slidation’ on Postural Control in Pediatric Cancer and Hematologic Patients. Archives of Physical Health and Sports Medicine 1(2): 46-55.

2017

Kurpiers, N., McAlpine, P., & Kersting, U. G. (2017). Predictors of falls in recreational snowboard jumping: An observational study. Injury, 48(11), 2457-2460. DOI:10.1016/j.injury.2017.08.052

Kurpiers, N., & Kersting, U. G. (2017). The one-ski-method—effects of an alternative teaching approach on selected movement patterns in alpine skiing. Cogent Social Sciences, 3(1), 1-11.

2014

Kurpiers, N. (2014). Slidation - eine ergänzende Trainingsmethode nicht nur für den Hochleistungswasserball. Leistungssport, 44(3), 53-57.

2009

Kurpiers, N., McAlpine, P., & Kersting, U. G. (2009). Perspectives for comprehensive biomechanical analyses in mogul skiing. Research in Sports Medicine, 17(4), 231-244.

Books/Book Chapters

2020

Gerfen, P., Kurpiers, N., Hoffmann, B. (Hrsg.) (2020). Kinder in Bewegung- 100 Tipps gegen Bewegungsmangel und Fehlernährung bei Kindern. Meyer & Meyer Verlag, Aachen.

Kassat, G. (durch Kurpiers, N., Eden, N. überarbeitete Neuauflage). Die Ein-Ski-Methode – der schnellste Weg zum parallelen Skifahren. Fitness Contur Verlag (voraussichtliche Veröffentlichung 2021).

2019

Kurpiers, N., Kersting, U. Die Einski-Methode – Auswirkungen eines alternativen Lehrweges auf grundlegende Bewegungsmuster im alpinen Skilauf. In Thierer, R. (Hrsg.): Schriftenreihe der ASH, Band 25, S.57-72.

2018

Kurpiers, N., Petrone, N., Wisser, A., Hansen, J., Supej, M., Kersting, U. (2018). The effects of ski boot stiffness on jump landings in skiing. In Müller, E., Lindinger, S. & Stoeggl (Eds.). Science and Skiing VII(Volume VII). St. Christoph am Arlberg, Austria.

2017

Kurpiers, N. (2017). Freestyle Skilauf – praktische Tipps und Tricks. In: Theis, R., Lange, A. (Hrsg.): Das große Limpert-Buch des Wintersports.

2012

Kurpiers, N., Kersting, U. G., & McAlpine, P. (2012). The effect of a ski boot intervention on knee joint loading in mogul skiing. In E. Mueller, S. Lindinger & T. Stoeggl (Eds.), Science and Skiing V (Vol. V, pp.335-345). St. Christoph am Arlberg, Austria.

Kurpiers, N. (2012). Konzeptionelle Leitgedanken zur Ausbildung im Wassersportbereich Rudern / Kanu. In: Schwier, J., Schlapkohl, N., Zitzmann, C. (Hrsg.) (2012): Trendsport - Wassersport. Konzepte und Perspektiven.

Kurpiers, N., Kersting, U. (2012). Die Auswirkung einer Skischuhmodifizierung auf die Kniebelastungen im Buckelpistenskiauf. In Bach, I. (Hrsg.): Schriftenreihe der ASH, Band 21.

2009

Kurpiers, N., Kersting, U. G., & McAlpine, P. (2009). Effects of a mock-up force plate on riding technique and perception – a prerequisite for comprehensive biomechanical analyses in mogul skiing. In E. Mueller, S. Lindinger & T. Stoeggl (Eds.), Science and Skiing IV (Vol. IV, pp. 327-336). St. Christoph am Arlberg, Austria.

McAlpine, P., Kurpiers, N., & Kersting, U. G. (2009). Jump landings in Snowboarding: an observational study. In E. Mueller, S. Lindinger & T. Stoeggl (Eds.), Science and Skiing IV - Congress proceedings book (Vol. IV, pp. 681-689). St. Christoph am Arlberg, Austria.

Conference proceedings

2017

Kurpiers, N., Kersting, U. (2017). Die Einski-Methode – Auswirkungen eines alternativen Lehrweges auf grundlegende Bewegungsmuster im alpinen Skilauf. Paper presented at Tagung Arbeitsgemeinschaft Schneesport an Hochschulen, Hirschegg, Austria.

2016

Kurpiers, N., Petrone, N., Wisser, A., Hansen, J., Supej, M., Kersting, U. (2016). The effect of ski boot flexion stiffness on jump landings in skiing. Paper presented at the 7th International Congress on Science and Skiing, St. Christoph, Austria.

2015

Kurpiers, N. (2015). Wintersport in der Rehabilitation krebskranker Kinder. 22. Sportwissenschaftlicher Hochschultag der DVS. Moving Minds – Crossing Boundaries in Sport Science. Mainz 2.10.2015.

2014

Kurpiers, N. (2014). Slidation – eine ergänzende Trainingsmethode in der Nachsorge der pädiatrischen Onkologie. Paper presented at Active Onco Kids, Leipzig.

Kurpiers, N. (2014). Schneesport in der Rehabilitation krebskranker Kinder. Hildesheim: Poster - Centrum für Bildungs- und Unterrichtsforschung.

Kurpiers, N. (2014). Slidation - Trainingstherapie in der pädiatrischen Onkologie. Hildesheim: Poster - Centrum für Bildungs- und Unterrichtsforschung.

Kurpiers, N. (2014). Mit Sport zurück in den Alltag. Uni Journal - Hildesheim, pp. 1-2.

2012

McAlpine, P, Kurpiers, N., Kersting, U., Determan, J., Edelmann-Nusser, J., Krüger, A., Borrani, F. (2012). Biomechanical Analysis of Snowboard Jump Landings. Paper presented at the Conference of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS), Melbourne, Australia.

2011

McAlpine, P., Kurpiers, N., Borrani, F., & Kersting, U. G. (2011). Normative biomechanical data of snowboard jump landings. Paper presented at the 19th International Congress on Ski Trauma and Safety, Keystone, CO.

Kersting, U. G., McAlpine, P., & Kurpiers, N. (2011). The effect of boot shaft flexibility on ankle, knee and hip coupling during mogul skiing. Paper presented at the 19th International Congress on Ski Trauma and Safety, Keystone, CO.

Kersting, U.G., McAlpine, P., Kurpiers, N., De Zee, M. (2011). The effect of flexible ski boots on knee joint loading and muscle activation in a simulated skiing movement. In: i-FAB 2010 Program and Abstracts, 2nd Congress of the International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics Community, 16-18 September 2010, Seattle, WA, USA. 2010. p. 170.

2010

Kurpiers, N., McAlpine, P., & Kersting, U. G. (2010). The effect of a ski boot intervention on three-dimensional joint loading in mogul skiing. Paper presented at the 5th International Congress on Science and Skiing, St. Christoph, Austria.

Kersting, U. G., Kurpiers, N., McAlpine, P. (2010). The effect of a ski boot modification on ankle joint loading during mogul skiing. Paper presented at the 5th International Congress on Science and Skiing, St. Christoph, Austria.

Kersting, U. G., & Kurpiers, N. (2010). Comparison of a six-degree-of-freedom force sensor and pressure insole measurements in selected skiing manoeuvres. Paper presented at the Emed Scientific Meeting, Providence.

Kersting, U.G., Kurpiers, N. (2010). Ski boot shaft flexibility and knee joint loading during mogul skiing. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Danish Biomechanics Society, Aalborg, Denmark.

Kersting, U., Kurpiers, N., McAlpine, P., de Zee, M. (2010). The Effect of Flexible Ski Boots on Knee Joint Loading and Muscle Activation in a Simulated Skiing Movemement. International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics Conference. 8th April, New York/ USA.

2009

Kurpiers, N., Boehm, H., Kiefmann, A., McAlpine, P., & Kersting, U. G. (2009). Biomechanical Assessment of a modified Ski Boot for Mogul Skiing. Paper presented at the XVIII ISSS Congress 2009 - International Society for Skiing Safety, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

Kersting, U. G., Kurpiers, N., Kiefmann, A., & Senner, V. (2009). Comparison of a Six-Degree-of-Freedom Force Sensor and Pressure Insole Measurements in Skiing. Paper presented at the XVIII ISSS Congress 2009 - International Society for Skiing Safety, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

McAlpine, P., Determan, J., & Kurpiers, N. (2009). Kinetic Analysis of Snowboard Jump Landings. Paper presented at the XVIII ISSS Congress 2009 - International Society for Skiing Safety, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

McAlpine, P., Kurpiers, N., & Kersting, U. G. (2009). Jump landings in Snowboarding: an observational study. In E. Mueller, S. Lindinger & T. Stoeggl (Eds.), Science and Skiing IV - Congress proceedings book (Vol. IV, pp. 681-689). St. Christoph am Arlberg, Austria: Meyer & Meyer Sport.

McAlpine, P., Kersting, U. G., Kurpiers, N., Determan, J., & Walt, S. (2009). Kinetic Analysis of Snowboard Jump Landings: Influence of Landing Style. Paper presented at the ABC7 - Australasian Biomechanics Conference, Parklands, Gold Coast, Australia.

Kersting, U. G., Kurpiers, N., & McAlpine, P. (2009). Force Measurements in Skiing and Snowboarding - Perspectives for Basic and Applied Research. Garmisch, Germany: Research report presented at the 'FIS Medical Research Seminar'.

2008

Kersting, U. G., Kurpiers, N., Darlow, B., & Nolte, V. (2008). Three-dimensional assessment of on water rowing technique: a methodological study. Paper presented at the ISBS Conference 2008.

2007

Kurpiers, N., Kersting, U. G. (2007). Effects of a mock-up force plate setup on riding technique and perception – prerequisite for comprehensive biomechanical analyses in mogul skiing. Paper presented at the 4th International Congress on Science and Skiing, St. Christoph, Austria.

Aktuellste Publikationsvorhaben

Kurpiers, N., Eden, N., Kassat, G. (2020). Doch die Piste dreht die Ski. Komplette Überarbeitung eines Fachbuches aus dem Jahr 2000 (under progress).

Aktuellste Projekte und Kooperationen

  • Studie - Der Einfluss des Lehrweges im alpinen Skilauf auf die Position des Skiläufers – eine multizentrische Vergleichsstudie der Universitäten Hildesheim, Kiel, Frankfurt, Koblenz und Münster sowie zweier Schulen unter Zuhilfenahme von Druckmesssohlen 
  • Studie - Epigenetische Modifikation durch Sport und Bewegung – eine systematische Analyse personalisierter Sporttherapieprogramme bei krebskranken Kindern – ein Verbundprojekt der Universität Hildesheim, der Kinderklinik III der Universitätsklinik Essen und der Deutschen Sporthochschule Köln
  • Kooperation - Kooperationsvereinbarungen mit dem Helios Klinik-Verbund im Zusammenhang mit Krebssport-Projekten
  • Kooperation – Planung eines Forschungsprojekts und gemeinsame Workshops im Bereich ‚Skisport in der Rehabilitation krebskranker Kinder mit der University of Calgary/Kanada.