In this 90-minute free webinar, we delve into the captivating world of professional cycling and explore the intricacies that lead to victory. Presented by Dr. Adrian Rotunno, Medical Director at UAE Team Emirates Pro Cycling Team, this webinar provides an exclusive opportunity to uncover the scientific principles, cutting-edge technologies, and meticulous training strategies that enable athletes to excel in the world's most prestigious cycling event; the Tour de France.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN
- Gain a comprehensive understanding of the physiological demands of the Tour de France and the specific challenges faced by elite cyclists.
- Explore the role of sports science and the latest advancements in technology in optimizing performance and enhancing recovery in professional cycling.
- Learn about the crucial role of nutrition and hydration in fueling athletes during the grueling stages of the Tour de France.
- Discover the medical considerations and strategies employed by teams to manage injuries, prevent fatigue, and ensure the overall well-being of riders throughout the race.
- Discover the role of medical support in the Tour de France, including the use of MSK ultrasound imaging and Point-of-Care ultrasound for diagnosing and managing musculoskeletal injuries that commonly occur in professional cycling.
The Science and Medicine Behind Winning the Tour de France