Category Archives: Seattle Marathon

Seattle Marathon 2012

Seattle Marathon 2012


Bastyr Sports Medicine Club


Acute Injury Evaluation, Orthopedics, Massage, Muscle Energy Stretching, Sports Medicine, Athletic Taping, Naturopathic Manipulation, Kinesio Taping, & Injury Prevention.

Bastyr’s Sports Medicine Club is supervised by one of Bastyr’s Faculty Dr. Takakura ND, DC, Lac and Dr. Kwan ND, a 1st year Resident at the Bastyr Center for Natural Health.

Volunteer’s for the event include Bastyr Naturopathic Medical School Students in various years of the program that have a strong interest in Physical Medicine and musculoskeletal injury prevention.  Volunteering at the Seattle Marathon is beneficial not only to the students who are eager to practice their stretching, massage, and manipulation skills, but to the thousands of Athletes who have just finished their race and are looking for comfort and relief from pain.  Bastyr Sports Medicine Club in conjunction with the Bastyr Acupuncture team provide a valuable asset to athletes who run the Seattle Marathon.  We are a club with over 70 members strong that meet several times a week to practice, review and educate ourselves on techniques that we use for the Seattle Marathon to provide the best care possible to the athletes.

Club Leaders:

Andrew Simon, 5th year ND student & Erica Joseph 4th year ND/AOM Student

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Volunteer Information for Sports Medicine Club:

Bastyr Acupuncture and Sports Med Club can be found next to the Chiropractic and Massage Areas


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Seattle Marathon 2011

What a success! Check out our pictures!

Thanks to everyone that participated, and special thanks to those runners who stopped by to receive care from Bastyr’s Naturopathic Medical Student

Sports Medicine Club!

Seattle Marathon

Seattle Marathon
Check out Bastyr University Acupuncture and Sports Med Club in the Victory Recovery Area

BSMC will be volunteering at the upcoming Seattle Marathon on November 27, 2011!

Check us out at the Recovery Area for Free Massage, Acupuncture and Stretching from trained Bastyr Medical Students!

Bastyr Acupuncture and Sports Med Club can be found next to the Chiropractic and Massage Areas