The LTA are delighted to announce the 2008 LTA Sports Science
and Sports Medicine Conference to be held on 21st and 22nd of
June, 2008 just prior to the start of
The Championships, Wimbledon.
The program includes presentations and workshops from the
world’s leading experts in Sports Science, Sports Medicine,
Tennis and High Performance Sport, some highlights include:
Day 1 - Saturday 21st June
Dr Donald Chu – the world’s leading expert on athletic
training and plyometrics will provide the opening
Dr Mark Kovacs from the United States Tennis Association
will present on some of the latest tennis training techniques.
Graeme Maw will conclude the first day who will draw on
extensive experience as a Sports Scientist and Performance
Director to highlight the benefits of sports
science to everyday training and coaching practices.
Day 2 – Sunday 22nd June
Leading rehabilitation experts Todd Ellenbecker,
Director of Sports Medicine,
ATP Tour and Prof. Ann Cools, Dept. of Rehabilitation,
University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium will feature in
a session focusing on advanced rehabilitation techniques.
Dr Ulrike Mushaweck will present on the latest surgical
techniques for hernia repair as part of session dedicated
to innovative treatments in sports medicine.
Dr David Connell, Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic
Hospital will present the latest findings from imaging
research on spinal injuries.
This conference will be of interest to a wide range athlete
support staff – strength and conditioning professionals,
coaches, doctors and physiotherapists involved in non-elite
and elite sport.
Registration and Cost
The conference will be held at the Millennium Gloucester
Hotel, Harrington GardensLondon SW7 4LH.
Day 1, Saturday 21st June is £105
(plus optional £20 for dinner event)*
Day 2, Sunday 22nd June is £125
* This will be held at the National Tennis Centre on
Saturday 21st June 2008 7.00pm - 10.30pm
To register please contact Isobel Newling on 020 8487 7183
or email: Isobel.newling@LTA.org.uk
or fax the form below to 0208 487 7308.
The Full registration form and conference
program can be found at the following LINK