Free Class! Ski Stance: Accuracy Before Power

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Who: Master and Senior skiers

What: TUNA & U Health present a physical therapist’s perspective on cross country skiing’s fundamental position. Join Ned Dowling, PT as he discusses the What, Why, and How of balance and stability for skiing. 

When: December 6th at 5:30pm

Where: The S.K.I. Lab at the University of Utah Orthopaedic Center, 590 S Wakara Way Ground Level A, Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Cost: Admission is free, but a $5 donation to the TUNA Devo Fund is greatly appreciated.

J.T. Boe demonstrates a great ski stance on course at Soho at a 2019 biathlon World Cup

About the Facilitator: Ned Dowling is a physical therapist at the University of Utah Orthopaedic Center, a medical provider for the US Cross Country Ski Team, and a contributor for Far from being the most proficient (and definitely not the fastest) skier on the track, Ned approaches the biomechanics, kinematics, and technical aspects of Nordic skiing with the eye of PT and the passion of a ski nerd.

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Jen is a USSA L200 cross-country ski coach. Prior to skiing, she raced road, cyclocross, and mountain bikes internationally as a professional. Currently Jen is the Junior Comp coach and TUNA Programs Administrator.