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A&M Coaches Pressured Trainer to Clear Injured Players

Sports Illustrated reports that former Texas A&M trainer Karl Kapchinski claims that series of Aggie Football Head Coaches repeatedly pressured him to clear players to return to action when they were still recovering from injuries.  181 more words

Texas Sports

Concussions: An Athletic Trainer's Perspective

Concussions, type it into Google© and you will end up with 14,500,000 results and all those articles can leave you with your head spinning in hundreds of different directions. 726 more words

3 Business Lessons You Can Learn By Training Like An Athlete

These days, there are thousands of business books and business theories. One search on Amazon.com for the business area of your choice will pull up a dizzying amount of books; with many often contradicting each other. 809 more words

What is an Athletic Trainer?

“Are they like personal trainers?  Do they just do sports performance work? I heard they just tape ankles and hand out ice bags. Are they Physical Therapist aides” 534 more words

General Health & Fitness

Orono trainer JP Stowe discusses sports specialization - WABI-TV

Over the last 15 years, the youth sports culture has changed dramatically as parents and coaches are trying to develop their kids into the next big star. 906 more words

Sports News

NHL Head Athletic Trainer shares the solution to hydration challenges even in the cold of the hockey rink

Like any hockey player growing up in the Detroit area, Piet Van Zant dreamed of playing with the National Hockey League (NHL) Detroit Red Wings. An injury that sidelined him in high school put him on a career path that led to the Red Wings organization more 20 years ago. 368 more words

Hydration