Events > 2016 > October > Clinical Biomechanics Boot Camp; Shepparton, Australia; 8 October (v1.5)

About this event:

Created by Admin

Clinical Biomechanics Boot Camp; Shepparton, Australia; 8 October
(NB – one advertisement for this Boot Camps lists the date as 1 October; the 8th is the correct date)
Version 1.5 is a cut down version of the full 2 day version 3.0. Less background material is covered in v1.5 and some content is not covered in v1.5 that is in v3.0

Discussion and feedback on previous Boot Camps

Selected Content:
• 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
• Minimalism vs Maximalism
• What’s more important: Proximal or distal control of the lower limb?
• 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 effect 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 ideaomotor 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

Cost: The cost is AUD$210

Please contact us if you require and invoice for your organization.

Venue will be announced when there is a better indication of numbers.

To register, click on the PayPal link below:


Name of Person Attending:
Email of Person Attending:



We will send you a confirmation with details after that.