Australian and New Zealand Society of Biomechanics

Affiliate Society of the International Society of Biomechanics

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Welcome to the website of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Biomechanics.

Please use the menu to the left to find the information you are after.

ANZSB Travel & Publication of the Year Awards

ANZSB is now calling for applications for Travel awards to the ISB Congress in Brisbane as well for the Publication of the Year award.

Only current members are eligible to apply for ANZSB awards. To sign-up or renew your lapsed membership, please visit our membership page.

For further details, please go to the Grants section of the website using the menu on the left.

New ANZSB Student Representative Position

Are you a student member of ANZSB and do you want to have your voice heard?

ANZSB is currently recruiting a student representative to take on the important role of helping the society meet the needs of student members. The main roles of the student representative are:   

•    Communication between student members and the executive committee
•    Coordinate social media for student events and awards
•    Organise events for students at the biennial ABC conference
•    Participate in executive committee meetings

If you're interested in this position, you can nominate yourself by emailing the secretary/treasurer of the ANZSB, Bart Bolsterlee, on with a 200 word statement of why you would be the right person for this role. You can also email Bart for any further questions. The executive committee will select a candidate from the nominations.

Credit Card

Credit card facilities are now available via the membership page of the website.

Social Media

ANZSB is on twitter and Facebook. To stay up to date with everything Biomechanics in Australia & New Zealand, please connect with us on social media.

Twitter: @anzsb


We also have a Facebook group for members only available at If you are a member please visit the group and request to become a member. It is a great place to interact with other members and for the executive to contact all members easily.

ISB 2017

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ANZSB is proud to be a co-host for ISB2017 in Brisbane. Abstract submissions have now closed and authors have been notified of the type of presentation that they have received. To register for the conference or for more information, please visit the website at

Next ABC Meeting...

Congratulations to Auckland who will be hosting ABC11 in late 2018!

A recap of ABC10, which was held in Melbourne last December, can be found in the 1st edition of the 2017 newsletter (members only). Photos from the conference can also be found be accessing the ANZSB Facebook page.