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Time to Celebrate and Promote Athletic Training: March is National Athletic Training Month – We Got Your Back #NATM2014

Every March is National Athletic Training Month. For some it is a time to celebrate athletic training, and thank their athletic trainers for all the hard work they do. To show appreciation for keeping their athletes safe, and for helping … Continue reading

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Our Youth Athletes NEED Your Help! #NATM2013 #YouthSafety

A 15 year old soccer player goes up to head a soccer ball during a game, knocks heads with an opposing player, and drops to the ground unconscious. A 16 year old softball player squares up to bunt, gets hit … Continue reading

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Why I Became An Athletic Trainer, And Why I Still Am…

I was that kid in high school. The athlete who always worked hard, did well, and always got injured. I would get injured from pushing too hard. Then, I would push too hard to get back into shape and get … Continue reading

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I AM an Athletic Trainer

What do you do? I am an athletic trainer. Oh, so what sport do you coach? I don’t coach, I am an athletic trainer. Oh, so you work in a gym or health club? No, that is a personal trainer, … Continue reading

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Trail Running 101: How Not to Trail Run

I’ve been hitting the trails my whole life and running for over 35 years, and running trails for over 30 years. I’ve gained a lot of experience over the years and I pretty well qualify as above average when it … Continue reading

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