Matt Wood

Senior Lecturer

Email: matthew.wood@aut.ac.nz

ORCID: ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3427-3683

Academic appointments:

  • Senior Lecturer, Auckland University of Technology (2011 - ongoing)

Research outputs:

Journal articles

  • Kilding, A. E., Sequeira, G. M., & Wood, M. R. (2018). Effects of ischemic preconditioning on economy, VO2 kinetics and cycling performance in endurance athletes. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 118(12). doi:10.1007/s00421-018-3979-8

  • Zinn, C., Wood, M., Williden, M., Chatterton, S., & Maunder, E. (2017). Ketogenic diet benefits body composition and well-being but not performance in a pilot case study of New Zealand endurance athletes. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, 14(22). doi:10.1186/s12970-017-0180-0

  • Plews, D. J., Scott, B., Altini, M., Wood, M., Kilding, A. E., & Laursen, P. B. (2017). Comparison of heart-rate-variability recording with smartphone photoplethysmography, polar H7 chest strap, and electrocardiography. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 12(10). doi:10.1123/ijspp.2016-0668

  • Harris, N., Woulfe, C. J., Wood, M., Dulson, D., Gluchowski, A., & Keogh, J. (2016). Acute physiological responses to strongman training compared to traditional
    strength training. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 30(5). doi:10.1519/JSC.0000000000001217

  • Woulfe, C., Harris, N., Keogh, J., & Wood, M. (2014). The physiology of strongman training. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 36(6).

  • Kilding, A. E., Wood, M., Sequira, G., & Bonetti, D. L. (2012). Effect of Hyperoxic-Supplemented Interval Training on Endurance Performance in Trained Cyclists. Int J Sports Med, 33(EFirst). doi:10.1055/s-0031-1297999

  • Beaven, C. M., Hopkins, W. G., Hansen, K. T., Wood, M. R., Cronin, J. B., & Lowe, T. E. (2008). Dose effect of caffeine on testosterone and cortisol responses to resistance exercise. International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 18.

  • Hamlin, M. J., Hinckson, E. A., Wood, M. R., & Hopkins, W. G. (2008). Simulated rugby performance at 1550-m altitude following adaptation to intermittent normobaric hypoxia. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 11(6). doi:10.1016/j.jsams.2007.07.005

  • Bonetti, D. L., Hopkins, W. G., Wood, M. R., Doyle, J., & Fox, E. (2007). The Effect of Consumption of Four Drinks on Endurance Performance and Physiology. Physiology, 81.

  • Hinckson, E. A., Hamlin, M. J., Wood, M. R., & Hopkins, W. G. (2007). Game performance and intermittent hypoxic training. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 41(8).

  • Hamlin, M. J., Hinckson, E. A., Wood, M. R., & Hopkins, W. G. (2006). Effect of intermittent normobaric hypoxic exposure at rest on rugby players' performance at 1650 m. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5). Retrieved from http://ovidsp.tx.ovid.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Hinckson, E. A., Hamlin, M. J., Hopkins, W. G., & Wood, M. R. (2006). Effect of intermittent normobaric hypoxic exposure on sea-level performance in rugby players. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(5). Retrieved from http://ovidsp.tx.ovid.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Wood, M., Hamlin, M., Hinckson, E. A., & Hopkins, W. G. (2006). Physical performance after adaptation to different protocols of intermittent hypoxia. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38.

  • Wood, M. R., Dowson, M. N., & Hopkins, W. G. (2006). Running performance after adaptation to acutely intermittent hypoxia. European Journal of Sport Science, 6.

Conference contributions

  • Wood, M. (2017). Managing chronic illness with individualised exercise programs. In Sports Physiotherapy New Zealand Symposium. Auckland.

  • Rogers, E. S., Sasidharan, R., Sequeira, G. M., Wood, M. R., Bird, S. P., Keogh, J., . . . MacLeod, R. D. (2015). A randomised feasibility study of Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and Cox-2 inhibitor versus EPA, Cox-2 inhibitor, progressive resistance training followed by essential amino acids high in leucine in NSCLC cachectic patients: Results from the ACCeRT study. In 8th International Conference on Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle Wasting. Paris: Wiley Open Access. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jcsm.12087/epdf

  • Rogers, E. S., Sasidharan, R., Sequeira, G. M., Wood, M. R., Bird, S. P., Arroll, B., . . . Macleod, R. D. (2014). ACCERT: Auckland's Cancer Cachexia evaluating resistance training study. In Abstract Book of the 39th ESMO Congress (ESMO 2014) Vol. 25 (pp. iv517-iv541). Madrid: Oxford University Press (OUP). doi:10.1093/annonc/mdu356.74

Reports

  • Sheerin, K., Wood, M., & Kilding, A. (2017). Airport emergency services physical training review: Phase 2 report.

  • Sheerin, K., Wood, M., & Kilding, A. (2017). Airport emergency services physical training review: Phase 1 report. Auckland, New Zealand: Sports Performance Research Institute New Zealand.

  • Wood, M. (2016). Exercise Intensity and Energy Expenditure of Les Mills THE TRIP™ group fitness class.

  • Wood, M. (2016). Exercise Intensity and Energy Expenditure of Les Mills THE SPRINT™ group fitness class.

  • Wood, M. (2014). Exercise Intensity and Energy Expenditure of Les Mills BODYPUMP™ group fitness class.

  • Wood, M. (2014). Exercise Intensity and Energy Expenditure of Les Mills BODYSTEP™ group fitness class.

  • Wood, M., Sequeira, G., & Kilding, A. (2011). Energy Expenditure during a Les Mills CX30 group fitness class.

  • Wood, M., Croft, J., Kilding, A., & Hopkins, W. (2009). Training benefits of ten weeks of the BODYBALANCE program.

  • Wood, M., Croft, J., Kilding, A., Cronin, J., & Hopkins, W. (2009). Training benefits of ten weeks of the BODYVIVE program.

  • Wood, M., Kilding, A., Croft, J., & Tunstall, H. (2007). A Review of the Physical and Medical Demands of Correction Officers in NZ.

  • Wood, M., & Cronin, J. (2005). NZ Police Special Tactical Group Physical Assessment Battery: Issues and Recommendations.

  • Wood, M., & Cronin, J. (2004). NZ Police Special Tactical Group Physical Assessment Battery: Issues, Controversies and Challenges.

Other outputs

  • Wood, M. (2017). Implementing individualised exercise to better manage chronic illness within a multidisciplinary team setting. In Sport & Exercise Physiotherapy New Zealand Bulletin (Iss. 6).

  • Wood, M., & Harris, N. (2015). How I treat: Healthy living. In New Zealand Journal of Sports Medicine (Iss. 2). N Zealand Federation of Sports Medicine.

  • Harris, N. K., Dalleck, L., Wood, M., & Gacsal, S. (2015). The New Zealand register of exercise professionals (NZ REPs). In New Zealand Medical Journal (Iss. 1413).