DR. VELLAPANDIAN A/L PONNUSAMY
Director of Sports Performance Division

MRS. SITI FUZYMA AYU BINTI MOHD KASSIM
Head of High Performance Center

MR. MOHD QUSYAIRY AJMAIN BIN MOHD AMIN
Head of Sports Science Center

MISS. WAN NORAFZAN BINTI WAN MAHADI
Head of ISN State Center


Role of Sports Performance Division

  • Sports Performance Division is running the core business of ISN in developing national sports.
  • Planning and implementing high performance program based on sports sciences aspect.
  • Enhancing the performance of athletes at every level of involvement particularly from the grassroots to the elite level.
  • Providing comprehensive programs based on systematic ‘Evidence – Based Practice’ and research in specialized fields.
  • Leading and coordinating the mobilization of expertise and athletes’ development towards more systematic and scientific training program.
  • The Sports Performance Division comprises of 3 main centers: Sports Sciences Center, High Performance Centre, State Center.

Sports Science Center

Sports Sciences Center is responsible to keeping up to date with current knowledge and practices in each sports sciences discipline. The center is also involved in developing expertise and providing professional consultation specific to the needs of the sports. There are 5 sub disciplines operating under the sports sciences center which are:

  • Sports Biomechanics Center
  • Exercise Physiology Center
  • Sports Nutrition Center
  • Strength & Conditioning Center
  • Sports Psychology Center

Role of Sports Sciences Center

  1. Theory and practical based sports sciences support services for the national athletes
  2. Ensuring direction and professional development (competency) of the employees in line with the current international sports performance standard.
  3. To establish and monitor the sports sciences services standard to ensure they are in line with the sports performance culture.
  4. Drafting and planning of sports sciences’ facilities and equipment which include maintenance and costing.
  5. Planning and executing applied sports sciences research and scientific writing.
  6. Developing sports sciences and sustainable active lifestyle guidelines

High Performance Center

Role of High Performance Center

  1. Planning, coordinating and monitoring the delivery of sports sciences, sports medicine and sports technology services to the sports under the Kita Juara Program and National Development Program.
  2. Developing the sports performance plan for all 33 sports under the Kita Juara Program 2017.
  3. Monitoring the execution of scientific activities that fall under the scope of high performance
  4. Management of financial affairs necessary for the execution of service programs based on the decision made at Jawatankuasa Program Prestasi Tinggi (JPPT)
  5. Providing performance solution through execution of sports sciences and sports technology projects which will enhance athletes’ performance.
  6. Monitoring the execution of local and international training programs/camps and competition preparation for all sports during High Performance Team Meeting (HPTM) with the respective stake holders.
  7. Providing stake holders with progress reports and assessments’ result, interpretation and solutions periodically.
ISN Negeri

Responsible for planning and executing sports sciences services at the grassroots level, creating awareness of the importance and the benefits of application of sports sciences service in high performance setting. The ISN Negeri centers are:

No ISN NEGERI LOCATION
1 ISN Negeri Sarawak Bangunan Suarah, Kuching
2 ISN Negeri Pulau Pinang Majlis Sukan Negeri Pulau Pinang
3 ISN Negeri Johor SSTMI
4 ISN Negeri Kelantan Jabatan Belia & Sukan Negeri
5 ISN Negeri Terengganu Majlis Sukan Negeri Terengganu
6 ISN Negeri Sabah Kompleks Sukan Likas
7 ISN Negeri Melaka Stadium Hang Jebat
8 ISN Negeri Pahang Kompleks Gimnastik SUKPA
9 ISN Negeri Perlis Majlis Sukan Negeri Perlis
10 ISN Negeri Kedah Jabatan Belia & Sukan Kedah
11 ISN Negeri Negeri Sembilan Kompleks Sukan Seremban 2

ISN Negeri Role:

  • Promoting sports sciences and sports medicine at the state level
  • Educating athletes and coaches on the importance of sports sciences for performance enhancement.
  • Provision of sports sciences and sports medicine management to the stake holders and sports community.