Luxembourg Institute for High Performance in Sports
The LIHPS provides specialised support services for Luxembourg's elite athletes and promotes the transfer of knowledge to Luxembourg’s sport institutions to support them in their quest for excellence.
Who we are
We are a multidisciplinary team of professionals from all areas related to sports performance and support elite athletes and their coaches in their pursuit of international sporting success.
News and Events
Does collagen protein supplementation improve sports performance?
Background It has been suggested that dietary collagen provides an anabolic stimulus and that its key precursors, proline and glycine, are required to increase collagen synthesis. Similarly, there is evidence that whey protein supplementation, in particular the amino acid leucine, […]
Programme of the 2023 sports science lectures is online
We are proud to present you this year’s sports medical lecture calendar in collaboration with our partners LIROMS, CHL, COSL, SLKS, SLMS and Ministry of Sports. You may subscribe to the newsletter for all eventual updates and information here.
Official opening of the SportFabrik
Friday evening, the Minister of Sport, Georges Engel, in the presence of the Minister of Higher Education and Research, Claude Meisch, the Mayor of Differdange, Christiane Brassel-Rausch, and the President of LIHPS and COSL, André Hoffmann, officially opened the SportFabrik […]
Unfortunately, the colloquium on performance optimisation in strength & conditioning for Luxembourg scheduled for 26 October has to be cancelled for health reasons and will take place at a later date.
Memorandum of understanding between the INSEP and the LIHPS
On 14 October, during the ReFORM Network Symposium on Injury Prevention in Sport at the brand-new biomechanical centre “SportFabrik” in Differdange (L), a memorandum of understanding was signed between the Institut National du Sport, de l’Expertise et de la Performance […]