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MDS Snow Sports Medicine Conference 2017

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Rydges Horizons Snowy Mountains

10 Kosciuszko Road

Jindabyne, NSW 2627

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Dear Practitioner,

We would like to invite you to the inaugural MD Solutions Snow Sports Medicine Conference which will be held at the Rydges Jindabyne from Tues Aug 8 to Thurs Aug 10. It is open to all Sports Medicine practitioners.

There will be three evening seminars from 4:30 to 7:00pm every evening:

Tues Aug 8
Will feature presentations on treatment modalities that utilise the body's natural healing properties. There will be three presentations on Radial Shockwave Therapy (RSWT) from:

- Luke Grainer from Hunter Podiatry
- Charlotte Bodell from Elevate and St. Luke's Physiotherapy
- Paul Hass from Bounce Health (who is also a Specialist Instructor in the Swiss Dolorclast Method)

All will give a general overview of how RSWT has been added to their practice's and how it has been helpful as an adjunct therapy in treating chronic tendinopathies and other MSK conditions. To learn more about the Swiss Dolorclast Method of RSWT please visit: https://shockwaves.ems-medical.com/en and the Practitioner site http://www.swissdolorclastacademy.com/

Paul will also finish with how Taping/Strapping is complimentary with RSWT. He will provide information on the Gripit and Strapit product range and provide an introductory demonstration on application techniques. To learn more please visit https://www.strapit.com.au/ and http://gripit.com.au/.

There will also be an introductory presentation on Orthokine ACS which is the only 100% Autologous Conditioning Serum produced from whole blood. Orthokine is used for the treatment of mild to moderate OA in joints) and other soft-tissue indications. To learn more about Orthokine please visit:
https://www.orthokine.com.au/

Wed Aug 9
Will feature an evening session dedicated to ski and snowboard boot fitting and orthotics.

Former sponsored skier Alex Adrian from Rhythm Snow Sports in Cooma will share his many years of experience on the shop floor and knowledge gained from the various vendors. Rhythm is one of the largest and most reputable ski and snowboard shops in Australia and their specialised knowledge should make for a very informative and educational night on this popular topic.

To learn more about Rhythm Snow Sports please visit:http://www.rhythmsnowsports.com.au

Wednesday will also feature a presentation from Sports Podiatrist, Krista Sturday, on the topic: "The impact of balance and strength issues on women's ski boot fitting and injuries". Krista worked as a boot fitter in Australia and overseas before studying podiatry 10 years ago. Krista will outline the common anatomical and biomechanical issues that affect women's skiing and how these are manifested in their ski technique. She will identify common boot issues faced by women and how to address them.

To learn more about Krista please visit: www.sportspodiatrists.com.au and www.orthoski.com.au

Thurs Aug 10
Will feature a presentation from Altitude Physiotherapy titled: “Injury prevention and rehabilitation for the skier and snowboarder" With over 10 years’ experience in both Australian and Japanese snowfields the team at Altitude Physiotherapy will share their wealth of knowledge and experience in injury management and prevention for the recreational wintersport athlete.This interactive session will also involve exercise prescription and practice, with the presenters requesting that participants please dress in conformable clothing.

To learn more about Altitude Physiotherapy please visit: http://altitudephysiotherapy.com.au/

The registration fee is $270 + gst and will include:

  • Light food and beverages at the beginning of each seminar
  • An all-inclusive premium canapes and beer/wine dinner party on Thursday evening from 7:30-11:30pm. Partners and friends are welcome to attend with the purchase of an additional dinner ticket for $65
  • 20% off accommodation and breakfast at the Rydges in Jindabyne (spaces limited so get in early to avoid disappointment and minimmum 3-night stay for the discount and only available Mon through to the Thurs night of the event)
  • 20% off all equipment hire at Rhythm Snow Sports in Cooma
  • Discount lift tickets at Thredbo available via Rydges and pricing TBC closer to the season

*All discount vouchers and codes will be provided with the registration confirmation.

If you have any questions please get in touch and we look forward to seeing you at what should be both an educational and fun conference. Pray for snow!

Kind Regards,
Roland

Roland Czechowski
NSW/ACT Product Specialist
roland.czechowski@mdsanz.com
0429 431 349


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