August 12: Taking Athletic Performance to the Next Level
|Date||Monday, August 12, 2013|
|Time||5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.|
Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus
(716) 706-2112 or Register Online
Trainers and coaches – Are you using the latest research-based techniques to enhance training and performance, and reduce the risk of injury in your athletes?
Join John Karpie, MD; previous Assistant Team Physician for the Boston Celtics and the Tufts University Football and Hockey teams for a special one-night seminar for coaches, trainers and community members.
Dr. Karpie will discuss:
- overuse injuries that side-line WNY athletes
- what you can do to prevent injury
- how to enhance performance for your teams
Also, physical therapist Kira Kremer and athletic trainer Sean McGuire will speak on Sportsmetrics™, a unique six-week jump training program incorporating stretching, special plyometric exercises and weight training.
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