Karl is undertaking a part time MPhil at Brunel University in the area of cycling biomechanics under the supervision of Drs Thomas Korff and Lee Romer. His research focuses on optimising bicycle setup in children. Prior to joining the Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance, Karl received a BSc (honours) degree in Sports Therapy from London Metropolitan University, and an MSc degree in Sport Sciences (Human Performance) from Brunel University.
Karl is head coach at London Fields Triathlon Club, works as a coach education tutor for British Triathlon and is Coaching Officer for the London Region of Triathlon England. He also occasionally takes part in triathlons, but only to show he can still remember how to!