Ridge, Sarah

Exercise Sciences

Email: 2uctcjatkfigBd{w0gfw  (Email Form)

116B  RB
Provo, UT 84602
(801) 422-1365

Assistant Professor

 Education
  • PhD, Biomechanics and Movement Sciences, University of Delaware, 2010
  • MS, Biomechanics, University of Delaware, 2003
  • BS, Exercise Science, Skidmore College, 1998
 Courses Taught

Winter 2016
  • EXSC 362: Kinesiology & Biomechanics Section 003
  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 004
  • EXSC 699R: Master's Thesis Section 007
Fall 2015
  • EXSC 362: Kinesiology & Biomechanics Section 004
  • EXSC 497R: Undergrad Research & Study Section 005
  • EXSC 699R: Master's Thesis Section 002
Summer 2015
  • EXSC 699R: Master's Thesis Section 018
  • EXSC 797R: Individual Research & Study Section 006
Spring 2015
  • EXSC 362: Kinesiology & Biomechanics Section 001

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Bruening DA, Ridge SE. Comparison of automated event detection algorithms in pathological gait. Gait & Posture. 2014 Jan;39(1):472-477. <website>

Ridge SE, Johnson AW, Mitchell UH, Hunter I, Robinson E, Rich BS, Brown SD. Foot Bone Marrow Edema after 10-week Transition to Minimalist Running Shoes. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2013 Jul;45(7):1363-8. <websitedoi:10.1249/MSS.0b013e3182874769

Abstract

Griffin DB, Olsen MT, Seabrook KE, Ridge SE, Johnson AW, Myrer JW. Correlation of Arch Height Measurement and Foot Strength. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2015 May;47(5S):124.

Johnson AW, Mitchell UH, Ridge SE, Hunter I. Intrarater and interrater reliability using the varifit accu-Pin scanner in assessing foot arches. Journal of Orthopedic and Sport Physical Therapy. 2013 Jan;43(1):A104. <website>

Standifird T, Johnson AW, Hunter I, Ridge SE. Lower extremity joint moments during the active peak vertical ground reaction force in three different running conditions. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics. 2012 Aug.

Book

Hunter I, Seeley MK, Ridge SE. BYU Biomechanics. Provo, UT: Self; 2010. <website>

Presentations

Olsen MT, Griffin DB, Seabrook KE, Ridge SE, Johnson AW. Comparing Static and Dynamic Arch Height During Running Using the Oxford Foot Model. Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine. San Diego, CA. 2015 .

Mitchell UH, Ridge SE, Johnson AW, Hunter I. Light, Lighter, Barefoot; Symposium. SWACSM Annual Conference. Newport Beach, CA. 2013 .

Johnson AW, Mitchell UH, Ridge SE, Hunter I, Myrer JW. Abductor hallucis cross-sectional area increased after a 10-week transition period of running in Vibram five-fingers running shoes. Physical Therapy 2013: American Physical Therapy Association’s Annual Conference & Exposition. Salt Lake City. 2013 .

Mitchell UH, Johnson AW, Ridge SE, Hunter I. Intra- and Inter-tester Reliability of the Varifit Foot Assessment Device. Combined Sections Meeting of the APTA. 2013 .

Standifird T, Johnson AW, Hunter I, Ridge SE. Lower extremity joint moments during the active peak vertical ground reaction force in three different running conditions. 2012 American Society of Biomechanics Annual Meeting. Gainesville, FL. 2012 .

May M, Ridge SE, Johnson AW, Hunter I, Mitchell UH, Benson B. Effect of Training in Vibram FiveFiners on Running Economy: Preliminary Results. SW ACSM. Reno, NV. 2011 .

Johnson AW, Mitchell UH, Ridge SE, Hunter I, Asay J, Petersen J, Olson T. Inter-tester reliability of the varifit foot assessment device. SW ACSM. Reno. 2011 .

Johnson AW, Olson T, Ridge SE, Mitchell UH, Hunter I, Assay J, Petersen J. Intra-rater reliability of foot intrinsic muscle size measured by ultrasound. SW ACSM. Reno. 2011 .