Understanding the Role of Fascia in Athletic Performance
As a sports medicine or training professional, understanding fascia is essential for optimizing athlete performance, protecting them from injury, and accelerating safe recovery. One of the best ways to understand this critical, body-wide system is by attending a hands-on Fascia Training Dissection Course led by Master Dissector, Todd Garcia, and Dr. John Rusin. Focusing on the role of fascia in athletic performance, this educational seminar provides unprecedented insight into the composition and features of one of the least understood and most important systems in the body – influencing speed, power, and injury resilience – delivering valuable, practical information that gives you and your athletes the edge.
LEARN from the best. APPLY it to your field. WIN over every athlete you train… with the power of hands-on knowledge.
What To Expect
- A course specifically designed for professional strength coaches and athletic trainers
- Uncover the secrets to understanding fascia, its properties, and how it envelopes all the bodies inner structures
- Better understand how to diagnose and treat soft tissue injuries by not only seeing the live anatomy, but by touching and feeling its texture and resiliency
- Become more familiar with fascia and how it interconnects the entire body to better understand how to program your athletes workouts
- Work with fresh, un-embalmed cadavers to maximize your learning experience
- Follow alongside Master Dissector, Todd Garcia, as he performs the dissection and explains the anatomy and function in great detail each step of the way
Check Out What NFL Coaches Had to Say About The Course
Meet Todd Garcia
When asked to think about the detailed documentation and illustration of human anatomy, for most people a few names from the Italian Renaissance come to mind. In present time Todd Garcia, Dissection Master of Laboratories of Anatomical Enlightenment Inc. has been given a gift. From Todd’s first dissection class 20 years ago fellow classmates, later colleagues made the same observations…”that looks great”, “totally clear”, “it’s easy to see and understand”!
Natural skill is something you’re born with, it’s a gift that is so strong that it finds a way to be expressed. Todd’s dissection skill is continually expressed and shared with all students while attending classes at Laboratories of Anatomical Enlightenment Inc.
As the Director, Teacher and Master Dissector of Laboratories of Anatomical Enlightenment Inc. Todd Garcia passes along the gift of education in a professional and artistic method.
Todd Garcia’s Biography
Todd Garcia is owner and director of Laboratories of Anatomical Enlightenment Inc.
Todd specializes in human dissection, and has been teaching anatomy for 15 years. He has worked together with anatomy/physiology textbook publisher Benjamin Pearson, and Author, Thomas Myeres in the creation of anatomy/physiology textbooks and DVD’s.
As director and teacher at Laboratories of Anatomical Enlightenment Inc. Todd continues to teach human anatomy classes to students of more than 20 different schools ranging from entry level massage therapist to graduate students.
For 7 years Todd taught human anatomy continuing education classes at the Anatomical Institute of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.
Todd’s dissection experience is in the range of 10,000 hours. His region of specialty is the cranium.
In Partnership With Dr. John Rusin
Dr. John Rusin is one of the fitness and sports performance industry’s leading experts in the pain-free performance training model that blends the world of strength and conditioning with clinical movement based diagnostic medicine to provide the ultimate results based methods, programming and practice for an impressively diverse demographic of elite athletes and general fitness clients.
His innovative vision for the future of elite level sports performance physical therapy and injury prevention based training protocols are highlighted by the synergy of high-performance strength and hypertrophy programming with a cutting-edge, pain-free training methodologies, are revolutionizing the way his athletes and clients look, feel, function and perform.
With more than a decade of elite-level training experience and advanced degrees in both exercise science and physical therapy, Dr. Rusin has developed performance, regeneration, and aesthetics programs for some of the world’s best strength, power, and endurance athletes. Dr. Rusin’s present and past client list include MLB All-Stars, NFL All-Pros, Olympic Gold, Bronze and Silver Medalists, World-Record-Holding Powerlifters, Elite Bodybuilders and Figure Competitors, All-World IronMan Triathletes, and top professional athletes from eight of the major American professional sports leagues.
Dr. Rusin is an internationally recognized strength coach, speaker, and writer, whose work has been popularized throughout the sports performance and fitness industries in some of the most prestigious media outlets in our industry such as Men’s Fitness, Men’s Health, Testosterone Nation, Bodybuilding.com, Stack Magazine, and Muscle & Strength, to name a few. His innovative pain-free performance training systems have been taught to thousands of personal trainers, strength coaches and rehabilitation professionals from across the world.
June 22 & June 23
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Limited to 20 attendees! First come, first served.
Laboratories of Anatomical Enlightenment Inc.
5401 Western Avenue
Boulder, Colorado, 80301
2280 Junction Place
Boulder, Colorado 80301
BOOK HERE to take advantage of the group rate of $189/night