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Room 1

Room 3

09.00

Dry Needling - part I (Theory)

Update Myofascial Therapy: Principles, research and dry-needling
Hands-on clinical workshop

Dr. Kris Demanet en M.T. Jan Pattyn, Belgian Chapter International Myopain Society Trigger

Max n° of participants allowed: 20

Bike Adjustment

Joris Verreydt, Sports Biomechanist, Bakala Academy – KU Leuven, Belgium

Aim of the workshop:
The aim of the workshop is to provide a practical insight in the bike fitting process of a race bike.

By using practical examples this workshop will show the importance of a thorough body examination prior to the bike adjustment. 
The participants will see an overview of how the bike needs adjustment depending on different body specifics.

These adjustments are applied to recreational as professional cyclists.

Max n° of participants allowed: 25

11.00

Dry Needling - part II (Practice)

Update Myofascial Therapy: Principles, research and dry-needling
Hands-on clinical workshop

Dr. Kris Demanet en M.T. Jan Pattyn, Belgian Chapter International Myopain Society Trigger

Max n° of participants allowed: 20

 

14.00

Risk Martial Arts Platform

How to deal with the medical concerns and controversies of risk associated martial arts
Vlaamse Sportfederatie vzw

Key-note speakers and others involved with this workshop:
Representatives of the Martial Arts Risk’s Platform’s medical advice team: 
Prof. Dr. Patrick Cras, Dr. Luk Buyse, Dr. Rik De Kinderen, Dr. Luc De Pelecijn
Martial Arts Risk’s Platform: Els Dom (coordinator)
Additional experts/researchers on invitation

Aim of the workshop:
The workshop invites the participants to reflect about how to deal with risk associated martial arts. The aim of the workshop is, by debating the ethical and medical aspects of risk associated martial arts exerted by young people, to create more understanding of the different aspects and to help the participants when dealing with risk associated martial arts in their working environment. During the workshop, participants also get information about the pre-participation examination and the return to fight protocol.

Max n° of participants allowed: 30