CRI Coach Talk 5 - 3/27/19

by Patrick Larcom

2017 07 20 SummerRow1 0676Interested in how to load your athletes properly and prevent injury heading into the Spring Season? Checkout the live stream and presentation from CRI Coach Talk 5 with Dr. Erin McConnell below.  Erin graduated from the Institute for Rowing Leadership in 2013, has her Doctorate of Physical Therapy, and now works with rowers at Spaulding Rehab on a regular basis.  She gave a great talk and many good examples to learn from. Be sure to check everything out below!

CRI Coach Talk 5
Wednesday, March 27th
7:00pm - 8:30pm
@CRI's Harry Parker Boathouse

Topic: Injury Prevention Protocols Heading Into Spring Racing
Presenter: Dr. Erin McConnell, Physical Therapist at Spaulding Rehab, IRL Class of 2013
Facilitator: Tom Siddall - IRL Fellow 2019

Looking for the recording and presentation? Read More Below!

Erin McConnel CRI Coach Talk 5 Injury PreventionLive Stream Recording of CRI Coach Talk 5

Erin McConnell's Presentation and Contact Info

Description: Coaches from the Boston area shared in a discussion with Dr. Erin McConnell on what to watch for as athletes transition to the Spring racing season. She went over common thing to look for and even have some video to review. It was an interactive presentation!

Questions for Coaches to think about in preparation:
1. What injuries are you seeing?
2. What do you do for injury prevention?
3. What questions do you still have post Coach Talk 4?

We met in the CRI Weightroom to share some delicious food, a drink or two from Craft Beer Cellar, and talk about rowing. The invitation is open to any coaches that can make it from along the river, at CRI, and in the area. Come ready to connect with fellow coaches, share ideas from personal experience, and learn from others. Please share this with other coaches that might be interested.