Event Date: 20th October 2018 09:00

Theoretical and manual expertise

The Simplified Sporting Shoulder is a one day course focusing on both the theoretical and manual expertise required to work in both an elite sport and clinical environment. The course has a maximum of 12 attendees allowing for more focus on individual development and engagement.

The two course leaders Maria Stansfield and Gus Muncaster have both worked in elite sport and managed successful Sports Injury Clinics for nearly 10 years individually. The Simplified Sporting Shouldercondenses Maria and Gus's experience and knowledge gained of the Sporting Shoulder in a range of elite sports including 7 years with Wigan Warriors Rugby League and work with England Rugby League, Manchester City Football, years of working with a number of professional Boxers, professional Cyclists, Triathletes, Ultra Endurance Athletes and Olympic Runners and Sprinters. The experience in elite sport has covered a range of high impact shoulder injuries and trauma, the clinical experience has allowed the leaders to treat and manage a wider base of chronic shoulder pathologies.

Course Description

09:00am: Registration and Coffee

09:15am: Start and Introduction

09:30- 1pm: Theory (Coffee Break 11:30- 11:45pm)

1pm- 2pm: Lunch Break

2pm- 4:30pm: Practical Assessment- Shoulder testing in detail covering the common and not so common shoulder traumas and pathologies. Handling techniques for specificity.

4:30-5pm: Overview and Summary, Questions.