This month Ben Pearl, DPM (Arlington,VA) became the team podiatrist for the District Track Club in Washington DC. The team is managed and coached by former American University coach Matt Centrowitz and Tom Brumlik. The team focus is to develop Olympic and World Championships Contenders but also engage the running community as positive health and wellness role models. Centrowitz won the gold medal in the 5000m in the 1979 Pan Am Games.and his son Matt took gold in the 1500m in the 2016 Olympics.
Coach Brumwick said “Coach Centrowitz and I are always looking for cutting edge technology and DC area experts to keep our athletes healthy and training optimally. Upon meeting Dr. Pearl and learning about his philosophy and methodology, I knew he would be an incredible asset to our team. Given his years of experience and attention to detail, we believe he will fit greatly into our network of sports medicine professionals. The District Track Club is very much looking forward to growing the relationship with Dr. Pearl and the Arlington Foot & Ankle Practice”.