AVOHK Gammon China Coast Marathon - Rod Dixon Talk

Friday 18th January 2019

Joint Dynamics: Joint Dynamics, 12th Floor, Dorset House, Hong Kong SAR

Other endurance, Distance running, Marathon


Description

This event is limited to 70 people and only available to competitors entered for 2019 Gammon China Coast Marathon and Half Marathon.

 

Rod Dixon is AVOHK's Guest of Honour for the 2019 Gammon China Coast Marathon.  Rod has represented New Zealand in 3 Olympic Games.  At the age of 22 winning a Bronze Medal in the 1972 Olympics in Munich and followed that up with a 4th place in 1976 in the 5,000 metres.  Rod went on to become one of the leading runners on the US Road Racing Circuit in the 70/80's.  Rod set a world record for the 1/2 marathon and later went on to win the 1983 New York City Marathon in one of the most dramatic of finishes. Rod has also been a medalist in 2 world cross country championships.  In recent years Rod has been inspiring youngsters through his Rod Dixon Kids Marathon programme.  This is great opportunity to listen to a world class runner and a legend in our sport.

 This presentation is done in conjunction with Joint Dynamics who will also be presenting.

Event details and schedule

Friday 18th Jan 2019

Location:

Joint Dynamics, 12th Floor, Dorset House
979 Kings Road, Quarry Bay
Hong Kong SAR

 

Cost: HKD 30

 

Timings:

7 to 7.30pm - Registration 

7.30 to 7.55pm - Joint Dynamics talk - Running Injury Prevention & Improving Performance 

8pm - Rod Dixon Talk with Q&A 

8.30pm - Lucky Draw 

Rod Dixon limited Print (Value USD 150), 

5 x personal training sessions at Joint Dynamics Quarry Bay,
 
3 x massage therapy sessions at Joint Dynamics,
 
1 x VO2 max test,
 
1 x Lactate threshold test,
 
1 x running gait analysis test,
 
Food (Nibbles) & Drinks Provided
 

 

Organised by

Athletic Veterans of Hong Kong

AVOHK, PO Box 28893, Gloucester Road Post Office, Wanchai

Phone: 0000 0000

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