Medicine of Cycling Conference 2016


2016 Medicine of Cycling Conference

Colorado Springs, Colorado

August 12-14, 2016

See the attached flyer:MOC-BrianAdams-2016


If you are looking for the premier conference on cycling medicine and fit related discussions, you should attend the Medicine of Cycling Conference in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Our own bike fitter Dr. Brian Adams, PT will be return this year, and is looking forward to working with some of the best minds in the business at the 2016 edition, hosted at the USA Cycling National Office. He has the honor of giving a brief lecture on topics related to medical diagnoses often found during routine bike fitting sessions. He will be working side by side with some of the leaders in sports medicine during this 3 day conference.

For more information, or to register, visit:

DATES: Friday August 12th  – Sunday August 14th, 2016


Registration is now open for the annual Medicine of Cycling Conference August 12 – 14, 2016 at the USA Cycling National Conference Center in Colorado Springs. We are pleased to announce fee reductions for this year. CME and CUE credits available. There is an exciting line up of speakers. UCSF is once again the CME sponsor for the event. Use this link to register now:

There are 3 option under the Registration Type. The first is for physicians registering for the main conference the second for everyone else registering for the main conference. The third option is for those who want to do the 2 day hands on fit course and conclude with a single day of the main conference.

Hotel Information:

There will be a limited number of discounted rooms available at Hyatt House, using Group Code: G-USMC, book on-online by visiting: this link

Here is a current schedule for the Medicine of Cycling Conference and Bike Fit Conference:


SATURDAY, August 13, 2016 – Medicine of Cycling Conference

7:15 AM Registration


7:50 AM Welcome and Introduction

8:00 AM Cardiac Screening in Endurance Athletes -Anne Albers MD

9:00 AM Overtraining and Underperformance.  Combining Sports Medicine and Sports Science– Kevin Sprouse MD

10:00 AM Break

10:10 AM Cardiac Risk of Endurance Training -Anne Albers MD

11:10 AM Medical Coverage of Cycling Events -Keith Borg MD

12:10 PM Lunch


1:30 PM Research Presentations

2:30 PM Unique Sports Medicine Concerns of the Female Cyclist -Gloria Cohen MD

3:30 PM Adjourn (Final instructions about ride Hyatt 4p, dinner Marigold 7p (carpool 630p))

4:00 PM Group ride

7:00 PM Group Dinner – Sunbird Mountain Grill, 230 Point of the Pines Dr

SUNDAY, August 14th, 2016 – Medicine of Cycling Conference


7:30 AM Registration

8:00 AM Physical Therapy Bike Fit Accommodations – Greg Robidoux PT

9:00 AM Acute Cycling Injuries or panel discussion on race safety -Mark Greve MD

10:00 AM Break

10:10 AM Cycling Physiology and Physiological Testing– Inigo San Milan PhD

11:10 AM Pulmonary Limiters in Athletic Performance -Michael Ross MD

12:10 PM Break

12:20 PM Protecting Clean Sport: Global Advances in Drug Detection and Deterrence Efforts – Matthew Fedoruk PhD


BIKE FIT CONFERENCE ————————————————————————————————————–

Friday, August 12, 2016 – Bike Fit Conference

8:15 – 9:30 AM ABCs of Fitting: A Demo Fit – Steven Carre

9:30 – 10:30 AM Grand Rounds :  Evaluation and Fitting of the Cyclist a Multidisciplinary Approach – Mark Timmerman, MD; Greg Robidoux, PT; Wade Hall, Fitter

Break – 15 min

10:45 – 11:45 AM Lower Extremity Overuse Injuries: Evaluation and Fitting a Medical Perspective – Mark Timmerman, MD

11:45 – 12:45  PM Cyclist-Centered Fitting: Focusing on your cyclist’s goals – Curtis Cramblett, PT, CSCS, CFMT

12:45 – 1:30 PM Lunch

1:30 – 2:30 PM When It’s Not About the Fit – Brian Adams, PT

2:30 – 3:30 PM Aero Fitting and Cranks – John Cobb, CEO and Owner, Cobb Cycling

3:30 – 4:30 PM Case Studies – Participant + Facilitator Led – Bring cases to share and explore with multidisciplinary participants – Multiple Facilitators

Saturday, August 13th, 2016 – Bike Fit Confernece (Hands On/ Practical)

8:00 – 11:00 AM Foot Evaluation and Interventions: On and Off the bike – Greg Robidoux PT

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Moderator-Lead Case Studies – Andy Pruitt, Ed. D.

12:00 PM Break Lunch

1:00 – 4:00 PM Pelvis – Trunk – Core – Greg Choat, Strength and Conditioning Coach / Fitter