THE Philippine Sports Commission will feature world-class Singaporean sports biomechanist Dr. Marcus Lee, the man in charge of Team Singapore, in the 7th session of the National Sports Summit 2021 entitled “High-Performance Sports and Athletic Success” this Thursday.
Lee manages the national team of Singapore, providing support in biomechanics and injury prevention. He heads the Sport Biomechanics team of Singapore Sport Institute and is a director on the board of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports.
PSC Chairman William Ramirez said there is a need for Filipino sports educators, trainers, coaches, and stakeholders to gain awareness in this field.
“We need to open the pathways for Philippine sports by allowing them to learn from experts in sports science. We are beyond grateful to Dr. Lee for sharing his expertise,” said Ramirez
Before this, the National Sports Summit 2021’s second batch of speakers featured clean and fair play efforts in the country by Philippine National Anti-Doping Organization President Dr. Alejandro Pineda Jr. and Sports Science and Sports success by International Basketball Federation doctor Dr. Jose Raul Canlas.