Wednesday, April 02, 2008

SUDDEN DEATH IN ATHLETES

At a recent HELP committee meeting, discussion arose regarding the fatal incidents at the Great North Run and more recently Phil O'Donnell's untimely death.

HELP have organised a free evening lecture where Dr Gordon Cameron, GP, Musculoskeletal Specialist and doctor to Falkirk Football Club will cover the most common reasons for sudden death in athletes. This will take place at the Maitlandfield Hotel in Haddington at 8pm on Monday 14th April.

HELP have kindly opened up this meeting to members of the other local clubs. Please let Stuart or Anne know if you plan to attend as soon as possible