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Clinical Biomechanics Boot Camp v2.0; Christchurch; 1 June 2013

Discussion in 'New Zealand' started by Craig Payne, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. Craig Payne

    Craig Payne Moderator


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    I am doing another Boot Camp in Christchurch on 1 June

    This is version 2.0, which is only one day (compared to v1.0 that was two days).

    I will finalise the venues closer to time when have clearer indication of numbers, so please register early.

    Topics to be covered in v2.0:
    • Short or long term use of foot orthotics?
    • Deconstruction all the social media crap on foot orthotics and running form
    • Why do overuse injuries occur?
    • SAID – Specific adaptation to imposed demand
    • Lower the force or increase the ability of the tissue to take the force?
    • How to increase the ability of tissues to take the force
    • How to spot cherry picking, confirmations bias and the usual trope of argumentative fallacies
    • Toning Shoes
    • Whats more important: Proximal or distal control of the lower limb?
    • Minimalism vs Maximalism
    • Tabulation of foot orthotic design features for prescription variables
    • When to run which way; deciding which running ‘form’ is better for which individual
    • Making clinical decisions in the context of all the online and media driven rhetoric and propaganda
    • Running shoes, foot orthotics and their effects on muscle strength
    • Advising runners and facilitating the transition to different running forms
    • Increased understanding of the role of fascia in foot biomechanics
    • Trends vs Fads; the gullibility of the athletic market
    • The running shoes and knee osteoarthritis debacle
    • The ideamotor scam
    • What role do impact forces really play in injury?
    • "I read on a blog orthotics are evil and should be banned"
    • Which injuries are more common in which running form or technique?
    • Why do people believe in weird things?
    • What to do in the absence of evidence
    • Solving the problem of which running shoe prescription when

    Register here
  2. Craig Payne

    Craig Payne Moderator

    Here some discussion on the content from the Australia thread for v2.0:
  3. Pod on sea

    Pod on sea Active Member

    When are you coming back to the UK, Craig? We need V2.
  4. drdebrule

    drdebrule Active Member


    I would like to attend this conference in the U.S. I have been to PFOLA a few times, but the boot camp sounds like more fun.
  5. Craig Payne

    Craig Payne Moderator

    Possibly August
  6. Ian Graham

    Ian Graham Member

    I would like to attend this Craig. When you work out the details please let me know. Ian Graham
  7. ggm2011

    ggm2011 Member

    Any plans for the UK yet Craig?


    just seen above post
    Last edited: Feb 19, 2013

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