Runners' Forum - "Ask the Experts"
This is your chance to ask the experts questions about running, nutrition, training and injuries. In a casual, conversational setting our panel of experts will directly address any questions that you have about the sport.
When & Where
Saturday, July 8, 2017
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Alumni College Center
Mohawk Valley Community College
1101 Sherman Dr
Utica, New York
The 2017 panel includes:
An avid runner and president of the Mohawk Valley Hill Striders, Joe has run every Boilermaker for 39 years (one of only 10 remaining "perennials"), coach of WKTV's Go the Distance program and has coached numerous long distance runners.
Winner of the National Distance Running Hall of Fame 2006 George Sheehan Award, distinguished literary scholar and university professor and his parallel life as an elite long-distance runner. Robinson is a senior writer for Running Times, as well as contributing regularly to Marathon & Beyond and the New York Runner. Co-Authored 26.2: Marathon Stories.
Cindy Chan Phillips, RD, MS, MBA
Born in Hong Kong, Cindy is a registered dietician who has been a panelist for several years. She is able to call on her educational background and some "eastern cultural" experiences to provide interesting insight on nutrition issues.
Patricia is an active physical therapist who has neen a panelist for two years. She has been the head of the physical therapy department at a prestigous four year college, has treated numerous well known celebrities, is co-owner of a physical therapy center and has provided programs at numerous clinics.
Born in nearby Remsen, New York, Erin won the Bronze medal in the 2014 Olympics and was the first American athlete to win an Olympic medal in the singles luge event.