The Fourth Annual Cayuga Lake Triathlon Sports Medicine Conference will be held on August 3rd, 2013 at Ithaca College’s Athletic & Events Building in Ithaca, NY. The Cayuga Lake Triathlon will take place the following day, Sunday, August 4th, for anyone interested in competing.
The conference this year will include presentations from 13 medical specialists including Sports Medicine Physicians, Orthopedists, an Athletic Trainer and many more. Topics will include Triathlon Injuries and Mountaineering Medicine, Shortness of Breath in the Athlete, Bike Fit and more. Anyone is welcome to attend the conference. Medical professionals and coaches may earn 6 CME/CEU credits for attending. We will also have three free lectures for race registrants and anyone not attending the conference, running from 10am – 11am that cover: The Value of VO2 max testing, Performance Benefits of Strength Training for Triathletes, and Fueling Your Tri – Nutrition for Before, During, and After the Race.
If you would like more information about the conference or you would like to register to attend, please visit: http://www.cayugamed.org/SM_clthome.cfm. A discounted fee will be offered to all those who register before June 1st.