Podcast #05-17 Sam Wood, Physical Therapist and Ultra-endurance athlete part 1

Samantha Wood, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, is a board-certified orthopedic physical therapist and serves in the Army reserves.  She coaches endurance athletes through Mito-Endurance Coaching, LLC and operates a cash-based physical therapy practice, Natural Performance Rehab, LLC in Colorado Springs, CO.  For fun Sam runs ultras and Spartan races.  Most recently she was a contestant in season 2 of NBC’s “Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge” and competes regularly with the All-Army Obstacle Course Racing team. In 2016 Sam finished the Leadville 100 Trail Run wearing sandals.

Show Notes:
 Samantha Wood, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, contact info:



E-mail: wood.ultra@gmail.com

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Links mentioned in the Podcast (Part 1):
Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN

Baylor University, Waco, TX (US Army – Baylor Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy)

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS)

Currently, the ABPTS offers board-certification in nine specialty areas of physical therapy: Cardiovascular and Pulmonary; Clinical Electrophysiology; Geriatrics; Neurology; Oncology; Orthopaedics (OCS); Pediatrics; Sports; and Women’s Health.

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Attribution for Intro/Exit Podcast Music:
 Travel Light by Jason Shaw from the album Audionautix: Acoustic, licensed under an Attribution 3.0 United States License. Available at www.FreeMusicArchive.org