External relations

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Interaction with the society is one of the critical aspects of Sportstech group activities. Links to manufacturing businesses and equipment users are extremely valuable for research and for learning.

Sports Technology Centre relies on expertise within electronics, computer science, sport and fitness sciences, sport psychology and medicine to be successful in our research. We collaborate with other Mid Sweden University researchers as well as national and international research groups.

Corporate collaboration

Sports Technology Centre has a large network of business partners. A few examples are Peak Innovation (representing 40 local and 200 national companies) Scandinavian Outdoor Group (40 companies) and local business network Z-group (40 members).

In the outdoor sector locally active companies Hilleberg the tentmaker, Woolpower, Klättermusen, Lundhags, Trangia, Segebadenpulkan and Röjk can be mentioned.


Head of Sports Tech Research Centre
Mikael Bäckström

+46 (0)10-142 80 00


Sports Tech Research Centre
Mid Sweden University
Akademigatan 1
SE-831 25, Östersund