Post Tagged with: "Athletic trainers"

Heart Screening May Save Young Athletes

Heart Screening May Save Young Athletes

A new study suggests that comprehensive screenings could be the answer to saving young athletes with undiagnosed and potentially fatal heart conditions

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Back-to-School Sports Safety

Parents, coaches and others supervising youth sports activities can keep kids safe with the following guidelines from the National Athletics’ Trainers Assoc.

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Heat Stroke: The Dangers of the Summer Sun

Whether practicing, training or playing a game, it’s important for athletes to be aware of the conditions that can arise from exerting oneself in the heat

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Concussions in Sports

Concussions in Sports

Concussions in sports are on the rise, prompting new strategies for diagnosis and prevention—information that is particularly useful for parents and coaches.

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Ivan Ivanov and the Two-Arm Drag

Ivan Ivanov and the Two-Arm Drag

Watch Ivan Ivanov, successful Greco-Roman coach, as he demonstrates how to execute an arm drag

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Front Headlock-Ankle Pick Move for Pinning

Front Headlock-Ankle Pick Move for Pinning

Perfect this move and you may very well see your pin rate rise.

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Injury Prevention: Little League Elbow

Injury Prevention: Little League Elbow

Kerry Waple, certified athletic trainer, provides a brief intro to Little League Elbow and illustrates several exercises to prepare the elbow for throwing

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Little League Shoulder

Little League Shoulder

Certified Athletic Trainer Doug Wolf provides tips on avoiding Little League Shoulder, a common injury for kids involved in throwing sports

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Two-Ball Dribbling Drills

Two-Ball Dribbling Drills

Duke University shares its developmental drills for point guards—using two balls at the same time.

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Vertical Jump Exercises

Vertical Jump Exercises

Looking to jump higher and generate more explosion? Then these circuit training activities can help you reach your goals

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