Rónán Doherty

Rónán Doherty

Lecturer and researcher at LYIT
Letterkenny Institute of Technology LYIT
Rónán Doherty

Rónán Doherty currently works at the Department of Law and Humanities, Letterkenny Institute of Technology. Rónán is currently undertaking a PhD in sleep and athlete recovery at Northumbria University. The research focuses on nutrition, sleep and athlete recovery. Rónán is currently cRónán Doherty currently works at the Department of Law and Humanities, Letterkenny Institute of Technology. Rónán is currently undertaking a PhD in sleep and athlete recovery at Northumbria University. The research focuses on nutrition, sleep and athlete recovery. Rónán is currently conducting a series of studies to examine the sleep and recovery practices of athletes, the relationship between sleep and recovery, the relationship between sleep and supplementation, and the impact of supplementation on sleep and recovery parameters. Rónán is also a member of the Sport Ireland Institute, Performance Nutrition team.  He currently works predominantly with Irish Sailing having previously worked across a range of national teams including Hockey, Rowing, Boxing, and Paralympics sports. Rónán was the Performance Nutritionist to Irish Olympic medallists Annalise Murphy (Sailing) and Gary and Paul O’Donovan (Rowing). He was also the Donegal GAA Lead Performance Nutritionist 2015-2019.