Stefan Kolimechkov Official website

Welcome to STK Sport

I am Dr Stefan Kolimechkov and this is my official website. Here you will find a lot of information about my career as a sports teacher and my research in sport and exercise science.

Stefan Kolimechkov - Bio


Here is a brief biography about myself, including my professional qualifications, scientific publications, memberships and affiliations, letters of reference, awards, etc.

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With more than 10 years experience of teaching children at all levels, ages and abilities, I am now providing one to one sessions in London, in the comfort of your own home, geared towards your personal goals.

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Research in Sports and Exercise Sciences


This section includes information about my PhD research, in addition to our published articles in peer-reviewed journals, as well as participation in international congresses and conferences.

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Stefan Kolimechkov - Sports Career

Sports Career

Artistic Gymnastics is considered to be one of the most difficult and beautiful sports ever. Inspirational videos, amazing photos, moments of a lifetime...

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Latest News & Events

  • On 30 May 2018, at the age of 30, I was officially admitted to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).

  • Journal of Advanced Sport Technology

    New Peer-Reviewed Article

    July 2018
    BeepShuttle Junior is our new software, which assesses the aerobic fitness of children and adolescents based on age- and gender specific international norms. The software was originally presented at the 12th FIEP European Congress in Luxembourg, in 2017. After this Congress, the study was built upon further and the complete article was accepted in the Journal of Advanced Sport Technology in July 2018.

  • BASES-FEPSAC Conference 2017

    I took part at the flagship event of the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences

    December 2017
    I presented findings from our study on handgrip strength in children during the poster discussions and exhibition session at the BASES-FEPSAC Conference, which was held on Tuesday 28 November and Wednesday 29 November 2017 at the East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham. This event was a joint conference combining BASES Conference 2017 with the 2017 FEPSAC European Sport Psychology Conference.

  • Congress of Applied Sports Sciences 2017

    First International Scientific Congress of Applied Sports Sciences, Sofia 2017

    1-2 December 2017
    I presented our latest study at the parallel sessions of the First International Scientific Congress of Applied Sports Sciences, which was organised by the National Sports Academy 'Vassil Levski' (NSA), and was held in Sofia, on 1-2 December, 2017. This Congress was dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the National Sports Academy.

  • FIEP European Congress

    Presenting our research at the 12th FIEP European Congress

    1. October. 2017
    It was a wonderful experience to represent our scientific team and present a poster presentation at the 12th FIEP European Congress in Luxembourg. I would like to say thank you to my supervisors Dr Petrov and Dr Alexandrova, our computer engineer Mr Cholakov, as well as my English teacher David Page for their contribution. Thank you FIEP Executive Board for accepting me as a New FIEP Leader of 2017!


The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences The European College of Sport Science The European Register of Exercise Professionals (EREPS) The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity British Gymnastics Sports Coach UK The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs UK) Elite Gymnastics Academy CIC, London