CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Dr. Frank Spaniol, Professor of Kinesiology at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, recently traveled to Bangkok, Thailand, to appear in his second episode of Stan Lee’s “Superhumans.”
Spaniol served as an on screen sport science expert to analyze the skills of Kie Willis, a renowned free runner and parkour world champion from London, England. The show is scheduled to air this spring on the History Channel.
Spaniol, a national and international leader in sport science research, has traveled across the nation and around the world to share his expertise. He has published numerous articles in national and international journals and has been awarded more than 20 research grants for exercise science and instructional technology.
In July 2009, Spaniol was also honored as a National Strength and Conditioning Association Research Fellow for his expansive experience and national and international recognition as a sport performance researcher.