Leandro Machado has a degree in Physics/Applied Mathematics from the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto. He also has a Master’s degree and a PhD in Astronomy from the Faculty of Sciences and he is a professor in the Sports Faculty of the University of Porto, as well as an investigator in the Biomechanics Laboratory. Leandro Machado has made more than thirty publications in ISI journals, having an h-index of eleven. He has participated in eight Investigation Projects financed by external entities (FCT, QREN,…). Lastly, he was a member of the University of Porto’s Senate and of the Biomechanics Portuguese Society.