In this video, ultrarunning and trail running stud Max King, along with physical therapist and biomechanist Jay Dicharry (REP lab Bend), discuss the specific skills for necessary for success in off-road ultrarunning. King, who won both the U.S. 50K championship and the XTERRA Trail Running Championship last weekend, will compete in the 2012 Ultrarunning Race of Champions near Charlottesville, Va., on Sept. 29-30.
Jay Dicharry, PT, SCS
Combine endurance, explosiveness and education to maximize sports performance at the REP Lab in Rebound’s Westside clinic. Our lab director, Jay Dicharry, PT, is leading the field of biomechanical analysis, strength assessment, and functional mobility in sport.
Jay Dicharry has been a leading biomechanist since 1995 and now brings his world-renowned expertise to the REP Lab in Bend, OR. The REP Lab assesses and treats athletes from the novice to the Olympic and professional levels. We focus on evidence-based best practices in treating underlying biomechanical problems, not just symptoms. By using extensive data analysis from a proprietary cutting edge treadmill, force plate and 3D computer analysis software, Jay and his team can fine tune your stride, pedal stroke, address knee or low-back pain and increase your overall performance.