Optimal Vertical Team

Dr. Corrado Cultrera – President and Founder
Dr. Corrado Cultrerais the president and founder of the Elite Performance Institute, Optimal Vertical, and Bio-Genix.  Dr. Corrado completed a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Neuroscience from the University of Calgary.  He graduated for the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1999 and is currently operating a sports performance centre in downtown Calgary.  Dr. Corrado has received advanced training in soft tissue injuries in sports and is fully credentialed in Active Release Techniques… More…

Albert Hannemann – Beach Volleyball Consultant
AVP Pro Beach Volleyball ChampionPeople call him “AL-B”Albert has been playing professionally for 14 years on the AVP (Association of Volleyball Professionals). Al-B has… More…
Chris Welch – Biomehanics Consultant
Chris Welch is a Biomedical Engineer. He started his career in biomechanics in 1991 doing research for the American Sports Medicine Institute. During his fellowship at ASMI, Chris was named Golf Research Coordinator and worked closely with teaching professional Hank Johnson and the laboratory director Glenn Fleisig to put ASMI’s golf research program on the map. Some of the pinnacle achievements of his tenure there include a… More…

Renée LaRocque – Volleyball Consultant
Age: 28
Hometown: Calgary, AB
Years playing volleyball: 17 yrs indoor, 9 yrs beach. More…