Dr. Marco Batista is a fulltime teacher at the Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco - Higher School of Education, Portugal. He is a member of the Sports and Well Being Department and SHERU (Sport, Health and Exercise Research Unit). He has obtained his PhD in Educational Sciences from the University of Extremadura (Spain). He is now a teacher at the Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco, being the teacher of the curricular unit in the Bachelor Degree of Sports and Physical Activity and in the Master Degree of Physical Activity. He has served as a supervisor of several master theses on Sport Sciences, and an author and co-author of articles in indexed peer-reviewed journals.