Symposium 11 poster

Swiss Sports PT Symposium

Symposium 9th edition (18/11/11): less than one month to go!

Info on the 0fficial website of the Swiss Sports Physiotherapy Association.


Oct 12 – F-MARC meets OL greats

F-MARC was invited to visit the OL club house and training grounds, and to meet President JM Aulas, all-time great french international Bernard Lacombe and Remi Garde, current coach of the


Olympique L kids

Oct 11 – OL U-14 team

After a presentation on the background of 11+ and injury prevention to all coaches of the OL organization, we've the honour to perform practical demonstrations with the young players of the U-14 ( juniors of 14 years of age) OL  team on the pitch of the Stade de Gerland.

Lara Dickenmann

Oct 11 – Olympique Lyon … Ladies first

Together with Cony, we follow the training of the Women's team of Olympique Lyon (Winners of the UEFA Women's Champions League 2010-11). Lara Dickenmann, the best Swiss female player, together with 10 french internationals,  is one the star players of this team.


Logo Olympique Lyon

11+ F-MARC team in Lyon, France

October 11-12:  we visit Olympique Lyonnais (OL) , one of the most popular  football clubs in France. OL won its first ever Ligue 1 championship in 2002, starting a national record-breaking streak of seven successive titles!

World Cup - European Cup

Launch of 11+ in Spain at RFEF

October 1, 2011: an important day in the history of F-MARC. It's the result of years of research, work and dedication in injury prevention.

The 11+, F-MARC's complete warm-up programme designed to reduce football injuries, has been officially launched in Spain (Espana).

The home of the current European and world champions will become the first country to fully implement this practice countrywide.



Sept 28 – ciao Rio

Sept 28 ... an intensive week comes to an end ...what a trip! (as one of our friends said)

We're now looking forward to finalize the "F-MARC 11+ documentary".

CBF women

Sept 27 – Selecao … the girls

We travel to Teresopolis (2 hours form Rio), where the  Brasil Women national team is preparing  towards the PanAmerican Games. Eduardo, the conditioning coach, has a warm up (including 11+ drills), a sprint test and the yo-yo test on his daily program. Cony, after filming the sessions, also realizes some interviews with players (Maurine, Thais and Formiga), the coach Kleiton Lima and other staff members. Unfortunately, Marta and Cristiane are joining the team later, and are not present today.


Sept 26 -II- Selecao

Stefan and Sascha travel with Joao (our friend at CBF) and the Brasil national team to Belem, where two days later the match "EL Clasico"  against Argentina is planned . Our guys can film and interview (for the 11 For Health, the other F-MARC project) young shooting star Neymar and the "old" star Ronaldinho, the two most popular players in Brasil.

Train to Corcovado

Sept 26 -I- Corcovado

We go (Cony and me)  with the train up to the "Corcovado", where the world-famous 38 meters high statue of "Cristo Redentor" reigns over the city of Rio de Janeiro.


Foot volley Rio

Sept 25 – Futevolei @ Copacabana

Today, the production team (Stefan, Cony and Sascha) are looking for older adults playing foot-volley on the sand of Copacana. This sport was born on these beaches, and has an own "futevolei" webiste, as Mr. Selmo (a local)  told us.


Thiago N at Flamengo

Sept 24 – Flamengo match

Today FLAMENGO plays against America G at Engenhao stadium. The attendance is less than 10000 people (FLA has no wins in the last 10, after having won the Campeonado Carioca in the spring). Before the match, our team can film all the locker roon activities, including the warm up, performed in aroom inside the stadium (a typical ritual in Brasil). Finally FLA wins 2:1, with our friend Thiago Neves (jersey nr 7) scoring the game winning goal.