Kansas Athletics to Host Midwest Sports Performance Conference May 7-8, 2010

Jan. 27, 2010

LAWRENCE, Kan. –

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More than 400 years of training, knowledge and experience will be on hand at the Midwest Sports Performance Conference hosted by Kansas Athletics May 7-8, 2010.

The two-day event at the Anderson Family Strength and Conditioning Center on the campus of the University of Kansas will focus on preparing an athlete to compete in any sport at any level. Instruction will include best practice training methods, student wellness education, programs for in-season and off-season preparation and ways to increase constant improvement at all skill levels.

The two-day workshop offers a combination of theory and practice presented by many of college athletics’ most respected sports science professionals.

Dr. Andrew Fry, Chair at the Department of Health, Sport and Exercise Sciences at Kansas, and Andrea Hudy, KU Assistant Athletics Director/Sports Performance are co-directors of the conference.

The conference begins with registration at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, May 7, and concludes with round-table discussions at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 8. Early conference registration, prior to April 5, is $225 per person. Students are $100. Late conference registration is $250 per person.

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2010 Midwest Sports Performance Conference Presenters

William J. Kraemer, Ph.D., Ph.D., CSCS, FNSCA, FACSM

Andrew C. Fry, Ph.D., CSCS

Doug Edwards, ATC/L

Jeff Reinardy, MS, CSCS – 2009 NSCA Strength &

Mike Nitka, MS, CSCS, *D, FNSCA

Whitney Rodden, MS, CSCS, ATC, USAW, SCCC

G. Gregory Haff, Ph.D. C.S.C.S.*D, ASCC, FNSCA

Jay Hoffman, NSCA President

Avery D. Faigenbaum, Ed.D., CSCS, FACSM, FNSCA

Gary Winckler

Scott Greenawalt

Andrea Hudy, MS, CSCS, USAW-1

Brady Holt, MS, CSCS, USAW-SP

Lance Hooton

Jerry Martin, MA, CSCS*D

Molly McKinnon, MS, CSCS, USAW-1

Darric Honnold, MS, CSCS, USAW-1, PICP

Meg Stone

Michael H. Stone

Randy Bird, MS, RD, CSSD, CSCS

Murphy Grant

Patrick Moodie

Jimmy Price, CSCS, SPN, NASE, NSCA, ISSA

Dr. Doug Stull, MD

Dan Lorenz, MS, PT, ATC/L, CSCS

Phillip Vardiman