Thursday, April 4, 2019 4 pm – 8 pm
(Original date – March 14 – cancelled due to weather conditions !)
Biomechanics and Athletic Performance
Julia Johnson, Healthcare Services Provider, US Olympic Training Center
How does biomechanical analysis help to build better athletes? What technologies are utilized to help olympians reach their full potential? How can analysis of athletes help people who are not athletes? Learn the answers to these questions and more as you see the tools utilized by the Olympic Training Center as they prepare athletes for competition. Understand the cross-disciplinary connections used to train athletes and how our own local Olympic Training Center implements STEM approaches to improve performance.