Who: Gavin Woody
When: Thursday May 9th 7:30pm
Where: LWPT Downtown Kirkland Clinic
We are excited to welcome Gavin Woody in for our next free lecture about #ultramarathon running, perseverance, and #fitness.
Gavin is a decorated former Army Ranger and West Point grad turned ultra-running, mountaineer, and backcountry skier. Gavin is known for his many grueling accomplishments including 1st place in the 350-mile Iditarod Trail Invitational winter footrace in Alaska, the first known completion of the Infinity Loop on Mt. Rainier (2 summits while completing the 93 mile Wonderland Trail in 4 days), 1st place in the Arrowhead 135 mile winter race in Minnesota, and finisher of the Tor Des Geants 200 mile mountain race in Italy. Amongst all of his ultra-running and mountaineering accomplishments, he also has an MBA from Stanford, is the former president of the 14,000-member Mountaineers climbing club, and works full-time as an operations executive while raising two little kiddos. Gavin will share stories from his adventures, speak about his training, and highlight the role physical therapy and injury management play in his success
Dr. Steven Anderson
Dr. Anderson specializes in sports medicine with a special interest in problems unique to the pediatric athlete. He is a physician with Orthopedic Physician Associates at the Laurelhurst location. His education includes Stanford University-Pre-Medical, University of Washington Medical School, Chief Resident at Children's Orthopedic Hospitial/ UW and Fellowship at Sports, Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Medicine Associates in Portola Valley, CA.
More on Dr. Anderson: https://www.opaortho.com/anderson