Dan Guillemette, Lead Physiotherapist for Team Sky, has confirmed as another one of our distinguished faculty for MoC 2013!
Dan Guillemette MSc BSc qualified in Physiotherapy in 2004 from Bradford University (UK). Following working in the NHS in Manchester, Dan returned to his home island of Guernsey to work in private practice becoming the clinical lead for lower limb pathologies. During this time he worked with elite cyclists, Guernsey FC and as lead physio and medical coordinator for the International Island Games Association (Rhodes 2007, Aland 2009 & Isle of Wight 2011) and Commonwealth Games Association (Dehli 2010) providing services to Guernsey representative athletes. Dan gained his MSc in Sports Physiotherapy from the University of Bath in 2011 and commenced working with Sky Procycling later that year. He became the lead physiotherapist in 2012 and has been an integral member of the team’s success including the 2012 Olympic Games where Dan was the physiotherapist to the GB men's & women’s road cycling teams. Away from Team Sky Dan is a part time teaching fellow on the MSc Sports Physiotherapy programme at the University of Bath. Dan is a former elite amateur cyclist and continues to ride when possible. He is also a keen surfer and Pilates enthusiast.
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See overview / demonstration of a typical road bike fit. What are some of the key decisions that need to be made at three contact points and why?
How does a fitter decide on accommodations for cycling injuries? When and why a fitter might use motion capture or other fitting technology.
"Curtis Cramblett, PT, CFMT, CSCS, Cycling Coach has been a practicing physical therapist for over 20 years, cycling sports medicine for 15 years and cycling and racing in the amateur ranks his whole life. He has worked with teams including Garmin, Cervelo and Tibco and many Olympic and world class athletes as their PT, professional bike fitter and coach. He is located in San Jose California and is passionate about cycling efficiency and health."
"Wade Hall is a 34 year Cycling industry veteran. He currently owns Spokesman Bicycles, a Pro-bike shop in Santa Cruz CA, and helps in the teaching lab at Andy Pruitt's Body Geometry Fitting School in Morgan Hill CA. In the fitting room at Spokesman Bicycles he uses: Retul, Guru DFU, Dartfish, Specialized video capture and closely follows the Body Geometry fitting protocols."