Last session was held March 2021 At the end of the workshop, the learner will be able to:
• Identify effective interventions to prevent, treat and rehabilitate common injuries from winter endurance events in athletes through a series of lectures
• Have a plan to deal with prevention, training and return to play issues including nutritional and physical realms for the winter endurance athlete.
Thursday, February 18th 2021 Session 1 – Running Injuries
Science & Myth Busting: Understanding the Role of Biomechanics, Surfaces, Shoes, Cushioning, and Foot Health in Staying Injury Free
-Golden Harper, CEP, founder of Altra
Elements of Gait Analysis
-Ryan Grant – C. Ped (C)
Cardiac Issues in Endurance Athletes
– Paul Dorian, MD, FRCP(C)
Thursday, February 25th 2021 Session 2 – The Aging Athlete
The Aging Athlete
-Darrell Menard, MD, Dip. Sport Med.
Endurance Sports in the OA Patient
-Rich Trenholm, MD, Dip. Sport Med
Pelvic Floor Considerations in the Endurance Athlete
–Brittany Vandyken, PT, MScPT
Thursday, March 4th 2021 Session 3 – Winter Endurance Sports
Challenges of Preparing for Winter Paralympics 2022
-Robin McKeever, Head Coach ParaNordic, Olympian/Paralympian
Cardiorespiratory Considerations in Cold Weather Training
-Andrew Reed, MD, Dip. Sport Med.
Hypothermia and Frostbite
-Patrick Fredette, MD, Dip. Sport Med.
Thursday, March 11th 2021 Session 4 – Training for a New Season and New Realities