National Institute for Sport Research (NISR)

Romania

Established in 2001 by Government Decision, the National Institute for Sport Research (In Romanian ‘Institutul National de Cercetare pentru Sport’) is a unique public institution and facility in the field of applied research in sport.

NISR’s primary objective is to sustain the high performance of Romanian athletes and to promote both elite and grassroot sports.

During its over 20 years of history, the collaboration between the institute and various Romanian sport federations has been a cornerstone for many sport medals and titles in European championships, World championships and Olympics.

Renowned Romanian athletes added a new brick in the edifice of their performances by training in NISR’s premises, working together with their specialists for improved performances.

Currently, NISR is also administrating the Romanian Register of Sport Athletes as well as the National Bio-motoric Register of School Population