7th Annual Runner's Medical Forum
Wednesday, February 28, 2001 (6:30 PM)
D'Youville Campus, Madonna Hall
(NW comer of Porter & Fargo)
Admission: $4.00 US/$5.00 Canadian
Refreshments - Post-Race style following formal presentation
This year the Medical Forum will honor 3 of our area's top Master Runners, American Record Setters all, at the same time discussing the aging process and our sport. With the marathon season approaching it will be a perfect opportunity to discuss the running and training for distance events, especially given the depth of knowledge and experience on this topic by our slate of panelists.
Clarke Brown Director of "Team BrownStone". a national center for Track and
Field Training located near Rochester.
David M. Davidson. D.P.M. Sports Medicine Podiatrist. UB Sports Medicine Institute. Area of interest includes Biomechanics & sports injuries to the foot &
John J. Leddy. M.D. Associate Director. UB Sports Medicine Institute. Specializing in Primary care sports medicine. Team physician at UB.
John Luther Staff Coach of "Team BrownStone" and coaches Todd Reeser.
Vick! Mitehell Track Coach at the University at Buffalo. Nationally ranked local
runner who qualified for her first US Olympic Marathon Trials in
David Pendergast, ED. D. Professor of Physiology. UB School of Medicine
Consultant to many Olympic athletes & teams.
Todd Reeser 20K National Champion with a 2:12 marathon. Presently training
towards the next Olympic Games Marathon.
Fd Whitlock "Top Masters Runner in the World" title given to him by Runner's
World Magazine in the over 40 age category. He is currently 69 and
a frequent Buffalo area running competitor from Hamilton, Ontario.
SHAMROCK RUN & BUFFALO-ERIE-BUICK MARATHON contestants can pre-register at the forum, starting at 5:30 PM.
The Buffalo News "Year 2000 RUNNERS OF THE YEAR AWARDS"will be presented by Michael Beebe early in the program.
Sponsored by the BUFFALO PHILHARMONIC ATHLETIC CLUB (BPAC), with the UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO SPORTS INSTITUTE and the generous assistance of TRY-IT DISTRIBUTING COMPANY INC.