Barefoot Training Specialist®

March 09 – March 09 2013 | Portland, Oregon

AFAA : - ACE : - NASM : - NSCA :


24 Hour Fitness 1407 SW Fourth Avenue

Presenter: Dr. Emily Splichal Event Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Seats Remaining : 20
Member price : FROM $159.20 
Full Price: $199.00

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One of the hottest buzzwords currently in the fitness industry is "barefoot training". With no established guidelines on barefoot training protocol, this is the only workshop that will fully prepare fitness professionals and running coaches to better integrate barefoot training and foot fitness into their client's workout and running programming.

Taught by Podiatrist and Human Movement Specialist Dr Emily Splichal, this workshop covers foot & ankle function, foot assessment techniques and barefoot training progressions for different foot-types.

You'll also learn how to get the most out of your Barefoot Training Specialist® certification by showing you how to market this to your current clients & how to find your target audience. Also by connecting with you on social media channels to further promote your business.

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Dr. Emily Splichal holds a DPM from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine; a Master’s in Public Health from Brooklyn College and has recently completed her Master’s in Human Movement from A.T. Still University. Dr. Spichal is founder of the Evidence Based Fitness Academy, an educational institution dedicated to providing research-based fitness education for fitness professionals specializing in Human Movement. 

Dr. Splichal has committed her work to further the relation of postural alignment and core strength as it relates to foot posture and foot strength. Dr. Splichal combines10 years of experience in the fitness industry with her specialty and has presented at various medical and fitness conferences. 

Dr. Splichal’s passion for health and fitness are the reasons her group exercise classes are wait listed for both Catwalk Confidence and her VCore Workout – a barefoot balance training workout designed to improve posture from the foot up. 

Dr. Splichal is an Expert Advisor for Garden of Life, a vitamin/supplement company.  She endorses their Lovely Legs product line which promotes healthy and beautiful veins and healthy legs for women. Dr Splichal is the Spokesperson for Aetrex fitness a running shoe line, and has contributed her expertise in both podiatric medicine and fitness. Dr. Splichal has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Today Show and Good Day New York.

Dr. Splichal’s Certifications include: NASM - Certified Personal Trainer; ACSM- Certified Exercise Specialist, Johnny G. - Certified Spin Instructor; AFAA - Certified Group Fitness Instructor; Chek Institute - Scientific Core Conditioning; Spin Pilates - Certified Pilates Instructor.

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