Packet pick-up will be held inside the Utah Valley Convention Center (UVCC) on Friday, June 8th between 10:00 AM and 9:00 PM. The convention center is located at 220 W Center Street, Provo, 84601. Each runner must present a valid photo ID or a copy of their confirmation email in order to pick-up their bib, timing chip, and race shirt.
Utah Valley Marathon Symposium Presented by Provo City – June 8, 2018 from 3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
This Provo Marathon Symposium will be located in the Utah Valley Convention Center in conjunction with the health and fitness expo. The Utah Valley Marathon symposium includes elite and veteran running experts. There will also be medical professionals there to discuss running related injuries. This will be an informal setting where the general public can come for some or all of the selected speakers. Admission to the Utah Valley Marathon expo and symposium is free.
Utah Valley Marathon Symposium Speakers:
|3:00 PM||Sasha Pachev||Founder of the FastRunningBlog.com||Running with your family in Crocs (as seen in Sport Illustrated)|
|3:30 PM||Jeremiah West, M.D.||Utah Valley Marathon Medical Director (race co-founder)||Mindful Running|
|4:00 PM||Cari Jung, CFMP||20+ year industry leader & Coach – USATriathlon, USA Cycling, CTS; 32 X Marathoner, and 8 X Ironman Triathlete.||Supplements to Optimize Performance, Recovery and Overall Health|
|4:30 PM||Dan Ivie, MPT||Dan Loves Running, biking, skiing, and hiking. He Co-Owns AR-Lehi, and is a particularly talented physical therapist.||How to avoid injuries during speed training.|
|5:30 PM||Dr. Tranter, DPM||Dr. Tranter is a Podiatrist practicing in Salt Lake and Utah counties. He helps athletes overcome injuries & ailments. treats both chronic & acute injuries with conservative methods, and surgically if necessary.||Avoiding Common Foot and Ankle Injuries|
|6:00 PM||W. David Voss, D.O.||W. David Voss D.O.has over 15 years of experience in a broad spectrum of family practice including Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment and Cranial Osteopathy. Dr. Voss uses conventional medicine. He also uses natural solutions with alternative and complementary medicine options. Dr. Voss is the CMO of Health Plus Clinic.||How to keep on running!|
|6:30 PM||Sherman Smith||Course Record Holder for Men’s Marathon 70+ with a time of 3:42:15!||Thinking about quitting… NEVER!|
|7:00 PM||John Bozung||Finisher of a marathon every month for 23 years – world record (277 consecutive months)||Is it your body or your mind that limits you|