Baystate Franklin Medical Center hosted a free runner’s workshop on Sunday morning.
According to Baystate Franklin Medical Center Spokesperson Molly Macmunn, the workshop hosted a number of professionals who know how to manage and prevent running injuries.
Speakers discussed a number of topics including marathon running and running form.
The workshop ran from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. and hosted accomplished Northampton athlete and coach Martha Grinnell.
Macmunn said Grinnell is known for placing seventh overall in the 1997 female Hawaii Ironman, being a four time member of the Women’s Pro USA World Triathlon Championship Team, and having a qualifying time for the 2000 Triathlon Olympic Trials.
Other speakers included:
- Doctor of physical therapy, Jacob Quinney
- Physical therapist, Liz Millner
- Franklin Medical Center MD, Tara Futrell
- Pilates Educator, Katrina Hawley