Free presentation at Carmel Clay Public Library to help runners prevent, treat injuries
Runners and walkers can keep themselves roadworthy if they learn how to prevent injuries – and a presentation by Franciscan Health will show them the path.
That will be the focus of a discussion brought to Carmel-area residents by Franciscan Health Carmel physical therapist Jerry Svendsen at the upcoming “Stethoscope Series” at 6:30 p.m., March 7, at Carmel Clay Public Library , 55 4th St. SE .
Svendsen will discuss various running injuries and their cause s , treatment guidelines and training tips to avoid being sidelined. Also, representatives from the Carmel Marathon will be on hand to unveil the new course for this year’s contest.
The event is free but registration should be made by calling (877) 888-1777, or by visitingFranciscanHealth.org/Stethoscope.
Light refreshments and a free gift will be provided to each attendee.