Kent LindahlManager of Dual Career Provision and Higher Coaching Program at Swedish Sports Federation

    Kent is a Manager of the DC-system in Swedish Sports and was a part of the ”Expert Group” working with process of “EU guidelines on DC”. He is also responsible for the developing of National guidelines for DC in Sweden. For the past 10 years, he has been a leading person in the DC-system. He is responsible for a new academic system “National Sport Universities”, that was established in 2015. He was also a part of a group that started up a two-year program for Cognitive Behavioural Therapy in Elite Sport including DC-competences.

    Kent will help to ensure access to elite and former elite athletes and other stakeholders in the world of elite sport as required for the research and will help to disseminate the research results. In addition, Kent will offer his expertise on dual career pathways to the project, helping ensure the work conducted is sufficiently rigorous for its purpose.