OPSMC to be advisors to Surfing Victoria on Sports Medicine
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 11 May, 2017 - Torquay, Victoria - Surfing Victoria is proud to announce a strategic partnership with world class sports medicine providers Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre (OPSMC). As part of the partnership, OPSMC will become advisors to Surfing Victoria on all Sports Medicine and Allied Health matters whilst also engaging in the Surfing Victoria High Performance Division.
The partnership will be headed up by current Head Doctor of the Geelong Cats, Dr Drew Slimmon and highly renowned physiotherapist, Konrad Slavinskis who are both passionate surfers and have helped many elite and social surfers return to the water.
Surfing Victoria Adam Robertson is looking forward to further working with Drew and Konrad. “Drew and Konrad have worked with some of our highest level surfers ensuring they can get back in the water as soon as possible. Between them there is an incredible amount of knowledge and experience and they will no doubt provide huge benefit to Surfing Victoria on all medical and health matters.”
Dr Drew Slimmon is excited to work with Surfing Victoria across the next 12 months. “Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre (OPSMC) is excited to join Surfing Victoria as a partner. OPSMC is committed to providing world class sports medicine care to everyone, from elite athletes to weekend surfers.”
“From our Geelong campus, Konrad and myself have a special interest in helping all surfers regain or optimise their health and function to improve their surfing experience.”