FREE event – The Cause and Effect Factors in the Golf Swing

START: 16-10-2018   18:30  
END: 16-10-2018   20:30  
UPANDRUNNING Sports Medical Center, 675, Al Wasl Road, Dubai

FREE educational event for Golfers: Golf injuries, swing mechanics, training routines and general training program design are factors to collectively consider if today’s players want to stay in the game and perform at their best.  

UPANDRUNNING is a specialist sports medicine center and is the only fully accredited PGA European Tour International Clinic in the region.

The UPANDRUNNING Golf Clinic is led by Dr Anna Zickerman who is a PGA Accredited Physician of over 9 years.  It brings together a clinical team who have trained with Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) and are specialised in the assessment and management of injuries which are unique to golfers and the golf swing.

This education event is aimed at coaches and players of all abilities. You’ll understand how golf places a unique biomechanical load on the human body and why specific areas such as flexibility and stability are essential to play well and injury free.


  • Golfing injuries and their management by Dr Anna Zickerman – Sports Medicine Specialist & PGA Accredited Physician
  • The role of Screening in the management of golfers by Michael Mefo, Golf Specialist Physiotherapist, TPI Certified Practitioner
  • How important is fitness? The ‘what’ and ‘how’ of training and performance for golfers by Ryan Davis, Chiropractor, TPI Level 2 Medical Professional, Tour Performance Lab Mentorship, Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization for Golfers (DNS Golf)

Refreshments provided.




Dr. Anna Zickerman
Sports Medicine Specialist, Founder and Medical Director. PGA Accredited Clinician
Dr. Anna Zickerman

Swedish born and Dubai raised, Dr Zickerman qualified from Leicester University as a Family Practitioner, completed her MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine in Nottingham and gained her Fellowship in Ireland. She worked in primary care musculoskeletal clinics in the UK, with links to Leicester City FC, Leicester Tigers RFC and Loughborough Athletics. After establishing herself as a specialist in Dubai in 2007, Dr Zickerman founded UPANDRUNNING in 2010. She treats a range of patients and international athletes, and is an accredited doctor for the PGA European and Middle East golf tours.

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