Wednesday, April 07, 2010
ROCHESTER, Minn. — The Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center today announced a free running clinic featuring Olympian and author Jeff Galloway and Edward Laskowski, M.D., co-director, Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center, at the Mall of America on Saturday, April 10. Mayo Clinic physical therapists will provide an introductory gait analysis for those who sign up at the event. Galloway and Dr. Laskowski will discuss injuries, injury prevention, training tips and motivation. The event is open to the public.
WHO: Jeff Galloway, U.S. Olympian and author
Edward Laskowski, M.D., co-director, Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center
Tim McLean, physical therapist, Mayo Clinic Running Performance Enhancement Program
Ed Schwen, physical therapist, Mayo Clinic Running Performance Enhancement Program
WHERE: Mall of America, Killebrew Drive, Bloomington, Minn., Sears Court
WHEN: Saturday, April 10, Noon–3 p.m.
WHAT: Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine is sponsoring a free running clinic where participants can learn from and meet experts, and have the opportunity to receive a complimentary introduction to gait analysis. The schedule of events is:
Complimentary gait analysis — Mayo Clinic physical therapists will provide an introductory gait analysis for those who sign up during the event. Participants are encouraged to wear running shoes.
Edward Laskowski, M.D., Mayo Clinic — "What Every Runner Needs to Know: Training and Coping With Running Injuries"
Tim McLean and Ed Schwen, Mayo Clinic physical therapists — Live gait analysis demonstration
Jeff Galloway — "How to Stay Motivated and Injury Free"
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