Jan is the coordinator and author of the project. He works as a coach of high performance athlete in VICTORIA VSC and Czech National Junior Team. At the same time, he is an academic at the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport (Charles University in Prague), where he is involved in research in canoeing and where he is a guarantor of teaching canoeing. At the faculty he teaches future coaches of the highest license through sports specialization courses. Jan has written two books and many scientific and popular articles and publications about canoe slalom training and racing.