Physiotherapy for the Equestrian Population
Horseback riding requires considerable pelvic mobility and strength. The pelvis is where the rider and the horse meet.
Riders can present with muscular imbalances that affect the advancement of their riding.
Enjoy this unique and thought-provoking course by Jessica Bergevin, in which she shares her experience working with the equestrian population. Course content blends the evidence base with clinical experience, and provides specific case examples.
- Describe movement patterns and functional limitations during horseback riding.
- Identify orthopaedic and pelvic health dysfunctions in the equestrian population.
- Select treatment strategies and prescribe individualized exercises for the equestrian population.
This 90-minute online course is intended for both orthopaedic and pelvic health physiotherapists with an interest in assessing and treating the equestrian population.
Previous experience with riding is not required!