FMS News Feed734http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/734/why_movement_screening_and_exercise_play_by_different_rulesWhy Movement Screening and Exercise Play by Different RulesFMS Instructor Brett Jones shares a personal story about why we treat foot position differently in screening than exercise.2016-07-11T00:00:00Z733http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/733/nba_pre-draft_assessments_and_the_fmsNBA Pre-Draft Assessments and the FMSLike their counterparts in the NFL and NHL, S and C coaches in the NBA use the FMS to evaluate draft prospects. We talked to Lakers strength coach Tim DiFrancesco about how they incorporate the FMS in the pre-Draft process.2016-06-23T00:00:00Z731http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/731/fms_and_the_nbaFMS and the NBAHow some of the best players and best organizations in basketball incorporate the FMS.2016-06-16T00:00:00Z730http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/730/fms_at_the_nhl_combineFMS at the NHL CombineSince 2013, the FMS has been an official test at the NHL Combine which was hosted last week in Buffalo, NY. In this article, we discuss how the data is used and common issues identified among hockey players 2016-06-10T00:00:00Z728http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Fitness/728/the_need_for_regressed_core_training_in_athletes_a_gymnastics_case_studyThe Need for Regressed Core Training in Athletes – A Gymnastics Case StudyMany athletes would greatly benefit from actually REGRESSING their core control work, and working on more basic core movements. This “step back” can frequently lead to big improvements in sports performance.2016-06-01T00:00:00Z725http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/725/are_your_athletes_really_ready_to_return_to_playAre Your Athletes Really Ready to Return to Play?The decision on when to return to play is highly influential toward future injury risk. In this presentation from the first annual International Sports Physical Therapy Congress, Dr. Mike Voight discusses how a Functional Movement Screen is a necessary step in safely returning athletes to the field at their highest level of function. 2016-05-24T00:00:00Z724http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Help/724/fundamental_capacity_screen_measuring_elemental_energy_expressionFundamental Capacity Screen: Measuring Elemental Energy ExpressionThe FCS forms the transition between movement competency (FMS) and specific skill development (specialized training), allowing you to identify pattern problems, capacity problems and skill-based problems and address them individually through targeted programming decisions.2016-05-19T00:00:00Z720http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/720/fix_your_foundationFix Your FoundationThink you have tight hammies? Think again. See, the issue might not be with your hamstrings, your glutes, or your back. It could be your feet.2016-05-12T00:00:00Z719http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Research/719/kyle_kiesel_-_dance_medicine_lectureKyle Kiesel - Dance Medicine LecturePresentation by Kyle Kiesel, PT, PhD for Clinical Expertise and Evidence in Dance Medicine.2016-04-29T00:00:00Z668http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Research/668/functional_movement_screen_in_referenced_journal_articlesFunctional Movement Screen in Referenced Journal Articles This page contains Functional Movement Screen research that has been published in journal articles. New research shall be added weekly. 2016-04-18T00:00:00Z715http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/SFMA%20Assessments/715/gray_cook_-_aaom_2016Gray Cook - AAOM 2016Gray Cook Presentation - AAOM 20162016-04-05T00:00:00Z710http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Screening/710/gray_cook_on_the_movement_fix_podcastGray Cook on The Movement Fix PodcastGray Cook joins FMS/SFMA Certified chiropractor Dr. Ryan DeBell to discuss how Gray launched his career, started the FMS, athlete management and the upcoming Functional Capacity Screen, plus much more.2016-03-31T00:00:00Z712http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Fitness/712/understanding_the_difference_between_low_and_high_threshold_strategiesUnderstanding the Difference Between Low and High Threshold StrategiesFMS / SFMA Certified PT Aaron Swanson discusses why understanding the difference between low and high threshold strategies is an important part of rehab and training. If a patient is using the wrong strategy for the task they will not only be inefficient, but they can make the injury worse and cause more harm.2016-03-24T00:00:00Z709http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Philosophy/709/using_the_fms_to_manage_the_injury_risk_of_19000_first_respondersUsing the FMS to Manage the Injury Risk of 19,000 First RespondersImplementing a comprehensive physical training program for 19,000 police officers can be a daunting task. Mick Stierli, the Physical Training Instructor's Coordinator for the New South Wales police force based in Sydney, talked to Lee Burton about how he used the FMS to manage movement data and minimize risk of injury for their tactical work force.2016-03-17T00:00:00Z667http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Help/667/seminar_announcement_new_fms_level_2_courseSeminar Announcement: New FMS Level 2 CourseFunctional Movement Systems is excited to announce the release of our new FMS Level 2 course. 2016-03-10T00:00:00Z732http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Help/732/slide_box_tutorialSlide Box TutorialFundamental performance tests, used along with specific performance tests, can create both a fitness and skill development load. They can also lay a firm foundation for fitness acquisition and skill adaptation with more general fundamental movement training. 2016-03-01T00:00:00Z666http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Philosophy/666/advice_for_young_professionalsAdvice for Young ProfessionalsHow Gray got started, the importance of feedback loops, and the future of Functional Movement Systems.2016-02-10T00:00:00Z665http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Philosophy/665/paleo_plus_rethinking_diet_and_exercisePaleo Plus: Rethinking Diet and ExerciseI often parallel nutrition and exercise: I believe that the evolution and development of modern exercise mirrors that of nutrition, except that exercise is always about 15 years behind.2016-02-02T00:00:00Z662http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Philosophy/662/ybt_online_courseYBT Online CourseThe Y Balance Test Online Course teaches thoroughly the researched, yet easy way to quantify a person’s motor control and demonstrate functional symmetry.2016-01-19T00:00:00Z661http://www.functionalmovement.com/articles/Help/661/payment_plan_informationPayment Plan Information Functional Movement Systems now offers monthly payment plan options for our course registration fees.2015-12-30T00:00:00Z