We are pleased to announce that the ISU Healthy Skater seminar series is back and shall take place during the ISU World Junior Figure Skating We are pleased to announce that the ISU Healthy Skater seminar series is back and shall take place during the ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships 2023 in Calgary, Canada.
The theme for this edition’s seminar is ‘The Junior Elite Skater- Understanding Adolescent Development’ moderated by ISU Medical Commission Chair -Dr Jane Moran supported by the speakers mentioned hereunder on their respective topics:
DATE: March 3, 2023
TIME: 9:00- 11:00 A.M
LOCATION: Winsport Arena A, Level-2 Paskapoo Meeting room #3 (Press Conference/ Draw Room), Calgary, Canada.
THEME: The Junior Elite Skater- Understanding Adolescent Development
FORMAT: There will be presentations followed by a panel discussion to answer questions on the topic (Registration is mandatory if you are going to attend this seminar in Calgary at the venue).
Livestream of the entire session shall be available on the ISU Development Projects YouTube channel. (No registrations required for live stream- just subscribe to the channel and keep your notifications on).
‘Overuse Injuries in the Young Elite Skaters; Identification, Treatment and Prevention’
Dr. Karen Ballinger, MD, Pediatrician
‘Planning and Training Physical Capacities in Adolescent Skaters’
Jalena Bertagnolli, Exercise Physiologist
‘Identity, Resiliency and Future Adjustment: Considerations for Young Elite Athletes’
Dr Joan Hillson, Registered Psychologist
‘Fuel: The Nutritional Salchow: Importance of fueling for sport & the risks of under-fueling.’
Erin Krill, Registered Dietician
To register, kindly fill in the Registration Form by February 24, 2023.
Looking forward to maximum participation from the Coaches/Athlete Support staff/ medical personnel for an enlightening and enriching session!