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Out On A Limb

Creator: 
University of Limerick
Subject: 
Running biomechanics project
Region: 
Republic of Ireland
Description: 
The ‘Out on a Limb’ running biomechanics project provides support for Ireland’s first amputee blade marathon runner Simon Baker. The project commenced in February 2012. Funded by IDS Prosthetics, Otto Bock.
Date project started: 
27 Feb 2013
Date project ends: 
Rights: 
Public
Topic: 
Biomechanics
Physical activity
Physiotherapy
Sports science
Authors/Investigators: 
Biomechanics (Dr. Drew Harrison and Dr. Ian Kenny, Physical Education and Sport Sciences, UL) and Physiotherapy (Karen McCreesh and Neasa Canavan, Clinical Therapies, UL).
Contact details: 
Website: http://outonalimbproject.weebly.com/. Contact: ian.kenny@ul.ie
Partners: 
IPH
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