Biomechanics and Running Retaining course - London
25 (Sat) and 26 (Sun) April 2020 08:45 - 17:00 (GMT)
Pure Sport Medicine - Canary Wharf
Cabot Place West
This highly practical course will give you the skills and knowledge to diagnose and manage biomechanical deficits associated with lower limb injuries in runners.
The course explores ideal lower limb biomechanics, provide an overview of how common biomechanical faults link to injury in runners, and how to identify and address them in a clinical setting.
The evidence behind, and practical application of interventions including prefabricated foot orthoses prescription, taping, movement pattern retraining, exercise rehabilitation, and adjunctive manual therapy for common lower limb injuries are explored.
The course is delivered by Dr Christian Barton and will be a mixture of lectures, discussions and practical workshops.
- Appreciate and use biomechanical principles including load management when treating the injured runner
- Develop or improve you knowledge and confidence to complete a thorough running assessment
- Know when and how to implement running retraining, including strategies beyond step rate and strike pattern
- Understand exercise prescription principles and how to apply them to rehabilitation of injured runners
- Improve your knowledge and capacity to educate runners about load management, technique, and exercise
- Help runners at your clinic run pain-free, and improve their performance